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'Wolf of Wall Street' Exec Producer Signs With Gersh (Exclusive)

Georgia Kacandes is currently in production on Martin Scorsese's finance drama "The Wolf of Wall Street."

Georgia Kacandes Headshot - H 2012

Producer and exec producer Georgia Kacandes has signed with Gersh.

Kacandes is a veteran exec producer and on-set physical producer who is currently in production on Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street, the finanacial drama starring Leonardo DiCaprio. This is Kacandes’ second movie with Scorsese, after working with the filmmaker on the Oscar-winning Hugo, on which she served as an exec producer.

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Other exec producer and unit production manager credits include the Cameron Diaz comedy Bad Teacher, Stephen Gaghan’s Syriana, James Mangold's Angelina Jolie drama Girl, Interrupted and Francis Ford Coppola’s The Rainmaker.

She also had a stint as head of physical production of Paramount Pictures.

Awaiting release is the Gerard Butler surfing movie Chasing Mavericks, which was directed by Curtis Hanson and Michael Apted.