The Producers Guild of America

The Producers Guild of America The Producers Guild of America (PGA) represents, protects and promotes the interests of all members of the producing team in film, television and new media.
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Beverly Hills, CA
New York, NY

Locations:
Beverly Hills, CA
New York, NY

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THE PGA on YOUTUBE: Variety's Jenelle Riley moderates a conversation with the creative team behind the streaming televis...
06/23/2021
A Conversation with the Creative Team Behind WANDAVISION | Producers Guild of America

THE PGA on YOUTUBE: Variety's Jenelle Riley moderates a conversation with the creative team behind the streaming television mini-series, WandaVision. Now streaming on our YouTube channel.

ABOUT:The Producers Guild of America is a non-profit trade organization that represents, protects and promotes the interests of all members of the producing ...

DOWNLOAD: The Blueprint For Muslim Inclusion provides film industry professionals with guidance on how to support Muslim...
06/23/2021

DOWNLOAD: The Blueprint For Muslim Inclusion provides film industry professionals with guidance on how to support Muslim stories and storytellers, and includes short, medium, and long-term solutions for change along with a suite of practical resources and contacts to support everything from script screening to casting. Visithttps://pillarsfund.org/content/uploads/2021/06/SOURCE-The-Muslim-Blueprint.pdf to download.

DOWNLOAD: The Blueprint For Muslim Inclusion provides film industry professionals with guidance on how to support Muslim stories and storytellers, and includes short, medium, and long-term solutions for change along with a suite of practical resources and contacts to support everything from script screening to casting. Visithttps://pillarsfund.org/content/uploads/2021/06/SOURCE-The-Muslim-Blueprint.pdf to download.

DIVERSITY, EQUITY + INCLUSION: Actor/producer, Riz Ahmed, has launched a multi-layered initiative for Muslim representat...
06/22/2021
Riz Ahmed, Pillars Fund, USC Annenberg & Ford Foundation Unveil the Blueprint for Muslim Inclusion (EXCLUSIVE)

DIVERSITY, EQUITY + INCLUSION: Actor/producer, Riz Ahmed, has launched a multi-layered initiative for Muslim representation in media, in partnership with the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative, the Ford Foundation and Pillars Fund. Powered by USC Annenberg’s new study on Muslim representation in media, the coalition has created the Blueprint for Muslim Inclusion, as well as the Pillars Artist Fellowship, offering selected grantees an unrestricted award of $25,000.

Newly-minted Oscar-nominee and Emmy-winner Riz Ahmed has become just as well known for his activism as for his performances in projects like “Sound of Metal” or “The Night Of.” Now the actor,…

DIVERSITY, EQUITY + INCLUSION: From Emmanuel Acho to Chloé Zhao, this year's list recognizes those in the entertainment ...
06/22/2021
Variety’s 2021 Inclusion Impact Report

DIVERSITY, EQUITY + INCLUSION: From Emmanuel Acho to Chloé Zhao, this year's list recognizes those in the entertainment industry working to create a more inclusive and diverse space for creatives.

Variety’s annual list showcases top creatives pushing forward the needle on diversity and inclusion.

MEMBERS ONLY: Pitch Perfect – How and What to Sell to Peacock TV/NBCUniversal – Wednesday, June 23 — 10:00 a.m. PDT | 1:...
06/21/2021

MEMBERS ONLY: Pitch Perfect – How and What to Sell to Peacock TV/NBCUniversal – Wednesday, June 23 — 10:00 a.m. PDT | 1:00 p.m. EDT. Speakers include: Cara Dellaverson (EVP, Drama Development & Current Programming), Alex Sepiol (EVP, Drama Development & Current Programming) and Jeff Meyerson (EVP, Comedy Development & Current Programming). Moderated by Jennifer Hutchins. Login via the Members' Portal: https://members.producersguild.org/nc__upcomingevents

MEMBERS ONLY: Pitch Perfect – How and What to Sell to Peacock TV/NBCUniversal – Wednesday, June 23 — 10:00 a.m. PDT | 1:00 p.m. EDT. Speakers include: Cara Dellaverson (EVP, Drama Development & Current Programming), Alex Sepiol (EVP, Drama Development & Current Programming) and Jeff Meyerson (EVP, Comedy Development & Current Programming). Moderated by Jennifer Hutchins. Login via the Members' Portal: https://members.producersguild.org/nc__upcomingevents

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes Marjuan Canady as a new member. Marjuan is a producer and dir...
06/21/2021

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes Marjuan Canady as a new member. Marjuan is a producer and director, known for Heartbreak (2013), The Resort (2015) and How to with Callaloo (2015).

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes Marjuan Canady as a new member. Marjuan is a producer and director, known for Heartbreak (2013), The Resort (2015) and How to with Callaloo (2015).

INDIE UPDATE: Documentary+ said that it wants to empower filmmakers and give them a better understanding of their audien...
06/18/2021
Documentary+ To Share Viewership Data With Filmmakers; First Streamer To Reveal Ratings?

INDIE UPDATE: Documentary+ said that it wants to empower filmmakers and give them a better understanding of their audience, which it said might help their "long-term roadmaps for future productions."

EXCLUSIVE: Documentary+, the non-fiction streaming service established by studio XTR, is to share viewership data with its filmmakers, potentially becoming the first digital platform to reveal rati…

PRODUCED BY MAGAZINE:  Producer Jesse Collins (The Oscars, BET Awards, Grammy Awards, Super Bowl LV Half Time Show with ...
06/18/2021

PRODUCED BY MAGAZINE: Producer Jesse Collins (The Oscars, BET Awards, Grammy Awards, Super Bowl LV Half Time Show with The Weeknd) graces the cover of the June-July 2021 issue. Now available for download at: https://producersguild.org/

Photo credit: Kwaku Alston Photography, Inc.

PRODUCED BY MAGAZINE: Producer Jesse Collins (The Oscars, BET Awards, Grammy Awards, Super Bowl LV Half Time Show with The Weeknd) graces the cover of the June-July 2021 issue. Now available for download at: https://producersguild.org/

Photo credit: Kwaku Alston Photography, Inc.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE! Today is the deadline for submitting to the Scripted Cycle of the PGA Create program. Finalists wil...
06/17/2021

SUBMISSION DEADLINE! Today is the deadline for submitting to the Scripted Cycle of the PGA Create program. Finalists will be notified on August 26 with interviews taking place the week of August 30. Details at: https://producersguild.org/pgacreate/

SUBMISSION DEADLINE! Today is the deadline for submitting to the Scripted Cycle of the PGA Create program. Finalists will be notified on August 26 with interviews taking place the week of August 30. Details at: https://producersguild.org/pgacreate/

GOING GREEN: Read how producers Mari Jo Winkler and Corinne Weber 'greened' the Focus Features thriller, "Stillwater", i...
06/17/2021

GOING GREEN: Read how producers Mari Jo Winkler and Corinne Weber 'greened' the Focus Features thriller, "Stillwater", in the June/July issue of Produced By Magazine. Shooting took place in Oklahoma City and Marseille, France with 120 cast and crew over a two-month period, making it a formidable challenge.

GOING GREEN: Read how producers Mari Jo Winkler and Corinne Weber 'greened' the Focus Features thriller, "Stillwater", in the June/July issue of Produced By Magazine. Shooting took place in Oklahoma City and Marseille, France with 120 cast and crew over a two-month period, making it a formidable challenge.

NEWS UPDATE: This session is open to PGA and industry members. Participants include: Bradley Bell (President, Bell-Phill...
06/16/2021
PGA To Present ‘Producing During Unprecedented Times’ At 60th Monte-Carlo Television Festival

NEWS UPDATE: This session is open to PGA and industry members. Participants include: Bradley Bell (President, Bell-Phillip Television Productions, Yolanda Cochran (The Blind Side, Transcendence), Pavlina Hatoupis (The Alienist, Tyrant), Lori McCreary, (CEO, Revelations Entertainment), Gareth Neame (Downton Abbey) and
Jane Root (The World According to Jeff Goldblum).

The Producers Guild of America will present “Producing During Unprecedented Times: Reflections from Today’s Leading Producers” at the 60th Monte-Carlo Television Festival that starts this weekend. …

THE PGA on YOUTUBE: Listen in on a conversation with the creative team behind Ziwe, the new Showtime variety series from...
06/16/2021
A Conversation with the Creative Team Behind ZIWE | Producers Guild of America

THE PGA on YOUTUBE: Listen in on a conversation with the creative team behind Ziwe, the new Showtime variety series from writer, comedian, performer and internet sensation, Ziwe.

Ziwe is an American late-night talk show hosted by comedian Ziwe Fumudoh. The show premiered in May 2021 on Showtime.ABOUT:The Producers Guild of America is ...

THE SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS FAST APPROACHING!  Submit to PGA Create and be one of 10 producers or producing teams selecte...
06/15/2021

THE SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS FAST APPROACHING! Submit to PGA Create and be one of 10 producers or producing teams selected for our immersive lab. Open to non-members and designed for creative producers from underrepresented backgrounds who are in active development on a feature or series, or who are financing or packaging the same. For additional information, visit: https://producersguild.org/pgacreate/

THE SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS FAST APPROACHING! Submit to PGA Create and be one of 10 producers or producing teams selected for our immersive lab. Open to non-members and designed for creative producers from underrepresented backgrounds who are in active development on a feature or series, or who are financing or packaging the same. For additional information, visit: https://producersguild.org/pgacreate/

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes writer, director and producer Jen Heck as a new member. Recen...
06/14/2021

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes writer, director and producer Jen Heck as a new member. Recent credits include the TV series House Hunters International and the award-winning documentary "The Promised Band." Welcome, Jen!

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes writer, director and producer Jen Heck as a new member. Recent credits include the TV series House Hunters International and the award-winning documentary "The Promised Band." Welcome, Jen!

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER: World Building and Storytelling in VR |  Tuesday, June 15 — 6:00 p.m. (PDT). Presentations from...
06/13/2021

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER: World Building and Storytelling in VR | Tuesday, June 15 — 6:00 p.m. (PDT). Presentations from the creative teams behind: BRCvr (Athena Demos and Doug Jacobson, Big Rock Creative), Krampusnacht VR (Brian Tull and Braden Roy, Ferryman Collective) and "The Line" (Ricardo Laganaro, ARVORE Immersive Experiences). Moderated by John Canning of Digital Domain.

To register, visit: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_jWsb2aR-T7iFkZS3VLnwEg

1 WEEK DEADLINE to submit to PGA Create. Be one of 10 producers or producing teams selected. This immersive lab is desig...
06/11/2021

1 WEEK DEADLINE to submit to PGA Create. Be one of 10 producers or producing teams selected. This immersive lab is designed for creative producers from underrepresented backgrounds who are in active development on a feature or series, or who are financing or packaging the same. For details, visit: https://producersguild.org/pgacreate/

1 WEEK DEADLINE to submit to PGA Create. Be one of 10 producers or producing teams selected. This immersive lab is designed for creative producers from underrepresented backgrounds who are in active development on a feature or series, or who are financing or packaging the same. For details, visit: https://producersguild.org/pgacreate/

Did you know that during an average year the movie industry will send over 2.5 million garments into fashion limbo after...
06/10/2021
Beyond The Red Carpet, What's Hollywood Doing About Sustainability On Set?

Did you know that during an average year the movie industry will send over 2.5 million garments into fashion limbo after production is wrapped? Or that many costume departments rely on Amazon or fast fashion stores to outfit extras? Read this fascinating story on how a lack of universal standards around costuming is hampering the greening of Hollywood sets.

There are many individual efforts to reduce waste within costume departments, but industry professionals are working to make this a universal standard for every set.

The first season of 10 episodes will be released weekly, showcasing an "extraordinary person of color and how they have ...
06/10/2021
Tracee Ellis Ross Producing ‘I Am America’ Podcast to Spotlight Real-Life Heroes (EXCLUSIVE)

The first season of 10 episodes will be released weekly, showcasing an "extraordinary person of color and how they have impacted their community." Ellis Ross delivered the opening and closing remarks at this year's Producers Guild Awards.

Tracee Ellis Ross is executive producing a new podcast she says will celebrate true-life stories of heroism, inclusion and community — while dispelling misconceptions about the American ident…

RESOURCES: The Gender Spectrum Collection is a stock photo library featuring images of trans and non-binary models that ...
06/09/2021

RESOURCES: The Gender Spectrum Collection is a stock photo library featuring images of trans and non-binary models that go beyond the clichés. The collection was assembled by VICE Media and is being made available through a Creative Commons license. To download images, visit: https://genderspectrum.vice.com/

RESOURCES: The Gender Spectrum Collection is a stock photo library featuring images of trans and non-binary models that go beyond the clichés. The collection was assembled by VICE Media and is being made available through a Creative Commons license. To download images, visit: https://genderspectrum.vice.com/

UPCOMING EVENTS: Tuesday, June 15 — 6 p.m. PT. Meet the winner of the 2021 PGA Innovation Award — BRCvr (Big Rock Creati...
06/08/2021

UPCOMING EVENTS: Tuesday, June 15 — 6 p.m. PT. Meet the winner of the 2021 PGA Innovation Award — BRCvr (Big Rock Creative) — and two of the finalists — The Line (ARVORE Immersive Experiences) and Krampusnacht (Ferryman Collective). To register, visit: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_jWsb2aR-T7iFkZS3VLnwEg

UPCOMING EVENTS: Tuesday, June 15 — 6 p.m. PT. Meet the winner of the 2021 PGA Innovation Award — BRCvr (Big Rock Creative) — and two of the finalists — The Line (ARVORE Immersive Experiences) and Krampusnacht (Ferryman Collective). To register, visit: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_jWsb2aR-T7iFkZS3VLnwEg

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes Datari Turner as a new member. Datari has produced close to 3...
06/07/2021

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes Datari Turner as a new member. Datari has produced close to 30 feature films, making him one of the busiest independent producers working today. Recent credits include the Growing Up Hip Hop franchise and UnCorked. Welcome Datari!

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes Datari Turner as a new member. Datari has produced close to 30 feature films, making him one of the busiest independent producers working today. Recent credits include the Growing Up Hip Hop franchise and UnCorked. Welcome Datari!

06/07/2021
Lori McCreary, The Impact of Producers

For Lori McCreary (CEO, Revelations Entertainment), producing is THE BEST profession on the planet. Hear how her experiences on the set of Madam Secretary confirmed that it is indeed "great to be a producer."

Visit our YouTube channel to hear "A Conversation with..." Stacey Sher and fellow MRS. AMERICA Executive Producer/Lead A...
06/05/2021
Stacey Sher Signs Overall Deal With FX Productions

Visit our YouTube channel to hear "A Conversation with..." Stacey Sher and fellow MRS. AMERICA Executive Producer/Lead Actress Cate Blanchette.

Stacey Sher, an executive producer of FX’s Mrs. America, has struck an overall deal with the cable network’s production division. The agreement, which is understood to have been signed last year, w…

2 WEEK DEADLINE to submit to PGA Create. This immersive lab is designed for creative producers from underrepresented bac...
06/03/2021

2 WEEK DEADLINE to submit to PGA Create. This immersive lab is designed for creative producers from underrepresented backgrounds who are in active development on a feature or series, or who are financing or packaging the same. OPEN TO NON-MEMBERS. For details, visit: https://producersguild.org/pgacreate/

2 WEEK DEADLINE to submit to PGA Create. This immersive lab is designed for creative producers from underrepresented backgrounds who are in active development on a feature or series, or who are financing or packaging the same. OPEN TO NON-MEMBERS. For details, visit: https://producersguild.org/pgacreate/

For those of you who may have missed it, the VOICES conference is now available to watch at dei.amazonstudios.com.
06/02/2021
VOICES panel asks: What lies ahead for APIs on the screen?

For those of you who may have missed it, the VOICES conference is now available to watch at dei.amazonstudios.com.

“What is race relations 2.0?” asked Korean American actor and producer Daniel Dae Kim. “What is being ahead of the curve?”

HEALTH + SAFETY: Spend 40 minutes with the creative team behind MALCOLM & MARIE, the first Hollywood feature to be entir...
06/02/2021
A Conversation with the Creative Team Behind MALCOLM & MARIE | Producers Guild of America

HEALTH + SAFETY: Spend 40 minutes with the creative team behind MALCOLM & MARIE, the first Hollywood feature to be entirely written, financed, and produced during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now streaming on our YouTube channel.

Sam Levinson p.g.a (Director/Writer/Producer), Zendaya p.g.a (Actor/Producer), John David Washington p.g.a. (Actor/Producer), Ashley Levinson p.g.a. (Produce...

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes Dana Williams as a new member. Dana is a Daytime Emmy Award-w...
05/31/2021

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes Dana Williams as a new member. Dana is a Daytime Emmy Award-winning producer (Judge Greg Mathis) who has worked for several production companies, including Telepictures/Warner Brothers Entertainment and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Welcome, Dana!

#MembershipMonday: The Producers Guild of America welcomes Dana Williams as a new member. Dana is a Daytime Emmy Award-winning producer (Judge Greg Mathis) who has worked for several production companies, including Telepictures/Warner Brothers Entertainment and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Welcome, Dana!

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The Producers Guild of America is the non-profit trade group that represents, protects and promotes the interests of all members of the producing team in film, television and new media. The PGA membership works together to protect and improve their careers, the industry and community by facilitating members health benefits, encouraging enforcement of workplace labor laws, the creation of fair and impartial standards for the awarding of producing credits, as well as other education and advocacy efforts. The PGA hosts important industry events including the annual PGA Awards and the Produced By Conference.

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Produced By Conference

The 12th annual Produced By Conference which was scheduled for June 6 - 7 at Fox Studio Lot in Los Angeles has been postponed to a later date. Please stay tuned for updates.

The annual conference is the industry’s premiere event for veteran and emerging producers across film, TV, streaming media and technology. Last year the PGA welcomed esteemed leaders and compelling creatives from notable films, television shows, networks and studios in Hollywood and beyond. Speakers included Ava DuVernay, Toby Emmerich, Peter Roth, Cindy Holland, Michael B. Jordan, Meg Whitman, Jeffrey Katzenberg and many more.

Stay tuned for information on our Early Bird registration dates and prices.

Sponsors include: General Motors, Official Automotive Partner; Delta Air Lines, Official Airline Partner; Art Directors Guild; BEN, Branded Entertainment Network; GreenSlate; and Produce Iowa.

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