UTA promotes Julien Thuan

He becomes a partner in firm's motion picture lit unit

UTA has promoted motion picture lit agent Julien Thuan to partner.

Thuan, who is the 21st person at UTA to currenly hold that title, reps a range of high-profile clients that include Nicholas Stoller, Jarrad Paul & Andrew Mogel, Rodney Rothman, Michael Schur, Drew Goddard, Gustin Nash & Jesse Cale Brad Copeland, Joshua Safran, Liz Tuccillo, Nick Kazan and Jessica Goldberg.

Thuan began his career at UTA in the mailroom and as a trainee before working his way up through the ranks. Motion picture lit chief David Kramer noted that Thuan "perfectly embodies our long-standing success in growing exceptional agents from our mailroom to our partnership."

Thuan joins a list of partners, which in the film lit department include Jeremy Zimmer, David Kramer, Andrew Cannava, Rich Klubeck, Blair Kohan, Steve Rabineau and Howard Sanders.