HLP at Produced By

Produced ByHLP Principal Tom Loveman was at Sony Pictures Studios June 8-10, 2012 for the Producers Guild of America (PGA) Produced By conference. The sold out weekend of networking and sessions was attend by several hundred producers, actors, writers and directors from around the US and world.

Sessions included:

  • A Conversation with Christopher Nolan and Emma Thomas
  • Digital Cinema: A Renaissance For Innovators
  • Greening Screens: Sustainability & Innovation
  • TV's Mega Producers: Story Telling Across Multiple Series and Networks (Panelists included: Bill Lawrence: Cougar Town, Scrubs, Spin City; Nigel Lythgoe: American Idol, So You Think You Can Dance, Opening Act; Shonda Rhimes: Grey’s Anatomy, Private Practice, Scandal; and SallyAnn Salsano: Jersey Shore, Nail Files, Repo Games)
  • No Excuses! With Lawrence Gordon (Producer of Watchmen, Die Hard, and Hellboy)
  • The New Networks: The Future of Original Programming

Tom extended HLP's industry contacts, building a base in Los Angeles for future opportunities as part of a month-long networking trip. The trip also included several meetings with successful producers, writers and agents/managers.