Saturday, February 4

Author: James N. Starkey

Billy Frank As an Entertainment Executive

Entertainment
Entertainment executives oversee the investors, studio, network or corporation’s projects and they are responsible for ensuring the project has the funding it needs throughout the project's lifespan to see it through final delivery for successful distribution. They also serve as the liaison between the film's financiers and the project's Producers. In addition to their funding, they may also serve in a hybrid creative/supervisory role. In this capacity, they'll find an intellectual property (IP) and package the production by finding the right talent and format for the project. They'll then take the project to studios and see if they can attract a buyer. Entertainment executives also play an essential role in selecting the project's top talent, including well-known Actors and Directors,...