Alejandro G. Inarritu Tapped as Featured Speaker for Produced By: New York Conference
Tina Fey and 'Dear White People' producer Effie Brown are also set to speak at the conference.
For their second Produced By: New York conference, the Producers Guild of America has announced Alejandro G. Inarritu as the event's featured speaker.
The Birdman helmer will be running a panel, Producers’ Masterclass: An Adventurous Partnership With Alejandro G. Inarritu, where he will be accompanied by his producing team, Mary Parent, Steve Golin and Brad Weston. They will be discussing their experience on their latest film, The Revenant, which stars Leonardo DiCaprio as a 19th century frontiersman.
Other speakers include producers Effie Brown (Dear White People), Michael London (Trumbo), entertainment lead at Kickstarter, Craig Engler, and Gary Lucchesi, the president of the PGA
As previously announced, award-winning actress and showrunner Tina Fey will also be a featured speaker.
Produced By: New York offers 21 panel discussions, mentoring roundtables and workshops covering fundamental industry topics across film, television and digital media.
The Produced By: New York conference will take place Oct. 24 at the Time Warner Center in New York City.