Darren Aronofsky Added to Produced By: New York Conference

Darren Aronofsky Horizontal - H 2014
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The 'Noah' director will be joined by producer Scott Franklin

Darren Aronofsky and producer Scott Franklin, principals of the production company Protozoa Pictures, have been added as featured speakers at the inaugural Produced By: New York conference.

The conference, taking place Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Time Warner Center in NYC, has also added The Hunger Games and Foxcatcher producer Jon Kilik to the roster of panelists.

PGA president Gary Lucchesi will lead the discussion with Aronofsky and Franklin, whose latest film, Noah, starring Russell Crowe, earned $359.2 million worldwide.

The event, featuring 12 full conference sessions and panel discussions, will also include previously announced guests Jake Gyllenhaal, James Schamus, Mark Gordon, Hawk Koch, Jenni Konner, Lydia Dean Pilcher and Harvey Weinstein.