Director Marleen Valien have been named finalists for The One Club’s Young Guns 21 Awards. Based in Berlin, Valien’s commercial, music video and short film work is marked by lush, sensual visuals and rich color palettes, combined with a playful approach that belies a deeper approach to storytelling. Her commercial work includes campaigns for Pinterest and…
Director Marleen Valien Named Young Guns 21 Finalist
Spotlight On: WE ARE AYENDA Collaborators
For our documentary short created in partnership with WhatsApp, The Lab at Anonymous Content is proud to introduce you to our outside collaborators who brought not only their next level talent and passion but, generously, their personal experiences to tell the Ayenda FC story as authentically as possible. Click here to learn more about how…
The Lab & WhatsApp Launch Documentary On Afghanistan Youth Women’s National Football Team’s Escape From the Taliban
WhatsApp, the leading global private messaging service, and The Lab, the creative incubator within award-winning production company Anonymous Content, have announced the release of their new documentary, We Are Ayenda, which tells the extraordinary story of the Afghan Youth Women’s National Football Team and their remarkable escape from Afghanistan after the Taliban took power in…
Directors thirtytwo Win Best Web Film at AICP
Directing duo thirtytwo, comprised of Dylan Southern & Will Lovelace won Best Web Film at last night’s AICP Next Awards for their ITV “Breakthrough” spot. Created with agency Uncommon London to promote the broadcaster’s Britain Get Talking mental health campaign, the powerful new film showing the interaction between a parent and their child after a…
Anonymous Content, Spain’s Morena Films Forge Joint Venture
Anonymous Content has partnered with Spain’s Morena Films, one of the country’s top production companies, to launch a joint venture aimed at developing and producing Spanish-language content for the global market. The alliance marks our fifth international joint venture as we continue to build partnerships with local producers and companies in key territories around the…
Garrett Kemble, Jessica Grimshaw, Nina Soriano, and SueEllen Clair Promoted
We are thrilled to announce the promotion of four senior executives at the company including three within AC Studios, the premium independent film and TV production studio that sits inside Anonymous Content as well as a longtime executive in their Brand division. Garrett Kemble will become President of Scripted, Jessica Grimshaw has been named Head…
Pantera Directors Patricio Martinez & Francisco Canton Make Cannes Film Fest Debut
Filmmakers Patricio Martinez and Francisco Canton of directing collective Pantera will World Premiere their new short NADA DE TODO ESTO (NONE OF THAT) In Competition at the Cannes Film Festival. The 15-minute short, which Martinez and Canton also adapted from the short story by Samanta Schweblin, follows a mother as she drives with her daughter…
Former ITVS Exec Patrick Spence To Lead AC Chapter One
Anonymous Content, Casarotto Ramsay & Associates and United Agents have set former ITVS Creative Director Patrick Spence (Spy Among Friends) as Managing Director of their UK film and TV production joint venture. Sophie Gardiner, who has overseen the JV since its initial launch, will transition into a first look deal with the company. She will…
Anonymous Content Managers and Producers Ryan Cunningham, David Kanter and Nicole Romano Become Partners
We are proud to announce that longtime literary managers and producers Ryan Cunningham, David Kanter and Nicole Romano to partner. Cunningham joined Anonymous Content in 2019 from Madhouse Entertainment where he had been a manager and producer for a decade. On the management side, his clients include filmmakers Scott Beck & Bryan Woods (65), Derek Tsang (The…
Bec Smith Joins Anonymous Content as Partner & Manager
We are thrilled to share that longtime literary agent and former UTA partner Bec Smith has joined Anonymous Content as a partner and manager in our Los Angeles-based lit team. Smith has amassed a client roster including directors and writers such as Coline Abert, Levan Akin, Jane Anderson, Benedict Andrews, Emily Atef, Anthony Chen, Eva Husson,…
Olivia Wilde Directs First Spot in Amazon’s New Global Campaign
Working with Wieden+Kennedy London, Anonymous Content produced the launch spot, directed by filmmaker Olivia Wilde, of the global campaign for Amazon’s new brand platform ‘It’s on Prime.’. The campaign, which showcases all of the Prime benefits and offerings across fast delivery, savings, entertainment, health, and more, debuted at last night’s Academy Awards broadcast. The debut…
Client Daniel Roher Wins Oscar for NAVALNY
We are thrilled to congratulate client Daniel Roher and the rest of his team on winning the Best Documentary Feature Academy Award for NAVALNY! The eye-opening documentary chronicles the investigation into the shockingly brazen assassination attempt of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny – and his ongoing fight for democratic reform. Before winning the Oscar, NAVALNY…
Spotlight On: Women Commercial Directors
Happy International Women’s Day to all of the incrus Content, including our clients, Happy International Women’s Day to all of the incredible and inspiring women of Anonymous Content, including our clients, colleagues and friends! Today, we are proud to spotlight the women of our commercial directing roster and their disruptive work. Read on for more about…
Monica Villarreal Joins Anonymous Content As Manager & Producer
We are excited to announce Monica Villarreal has joined Anonymous Content’s talent division as a manager and producer.
Rosalie Cimino Joins Anonymous/Federation Appoints as MD In Paris
We are excited to announce that Rosalie Cimino has joined Anonymous Federation, our French joint venture with Federation Studios, as MD and producer, where she will lead along Pascal Breton, Lionel Uzan and Patrick Wachsberger on behalf of Federation, and Dawn Olmstead, David Levine and David Davoli on behalf of Anonymous Content.
Anonymous Content Launches Sales, Finance Division AC Independent
We are excited to announce the launch of our sales and finance division, AC Independent. Anonymous Content manager and producer Nick Shumaker, who joined last year from UTA, will lead the new division and oversee it from our New York office.
Anonymous Content and Eat the Cat Partner for Horror/Genre Movie Joint Venture Anonymous Cat
We are excited to announce we have partnered with Eat the Cat, the banner run by Nick Antosca, the prolific creator and series showrunner behind “The Act” and “A Friend of the Family”, and partner Alex Hedlund, on a new joint venture to make horror and genre films, titled Anonymous Cat
Garrett Kemble Joins Anonymous Content As EVP Development, AC Studios
Universal Content Productions veteran Garrett Kemble has joined Anonymous Content as EVP of Development for AC Studios, where he will work across both film and television development.
David Davoli Joins Anonymous Content as President of International
Former Bron executive David Davoli has joined Anonymous Content as President of International.
Anonymous Content To Launch Web3 Series and Game ‘Ghosts of The Deep’ in Partnership with Phil Gelatt
Anonymous Content announced that it will be launching a Web3 series and game titled “Ghosts of The Deep” (GOTD) in partnership with Emmy award-winning director producer and writer Philip Gelatt.
Anonymous Content Promotes Four To Manager Across Media Rights & Talent Divisions
Anonymous Content has promoted Joe Bello, Austin Hegedus, Julia Mok and Ali Lefkowitz—four assistants and coordinators working across its Media Rights and Talent divisions—to Manager.
Longtime Manager James Jolly Joins Anonymous Content’s Talent Division
Veteran manager James Jolly has joined Anonymous Content’s Talent Division. Jolly has been working in representation for seven years.
Directing Duo thirtytwo Signs to Anonymous Content for Commercial & Music Video Representation in US & UK
Directors thirtytwo have signed to production and management company Anonymous Content for commercial and music video representation in the US and UK.
Director Saam Farahmand Expands Anonymous Content Representation to US
Director Saam Farahmand has signed to production and management company Anonymous Content for US commercial and music video representation.
Endeavor Content & Anonymous Content Form Joint Venture To Produce Scripted TV Series
Endeavor Content and Anonymous Content are teaming on a new joint venture focused on developing and producing premium scripted television series
Anonymous Content Elevates Five Lit & Talent Managers To Partner
Anonymous Content is elevating five managers and producers — Alex Goldstone, Carolyn Govers, Kim Hodgert, Duncan Millership, and Heather Nunn — to Partner.
“Swan Song” Starring Mahershala Ali To Open In Theaters, Stream on AppleTV+ December 17
Our upcoming film SWAN SONG, written and directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Benjamin Cleary and starring Mahershala Ali, SWAN SONG explores how far we will go, and how much we’re willing to sacrifice, to make a happier life for the people we love.
Kimberly Carver And Nick Shumaker Join Anonymous Content Literary Department
Nicholas Shumaker, a longtime producer and former talent agent at UTA, and Kimberly Carver, a veteran manager and TV producer, to join the company’s literary department.
2021 Emmy Nominees Include Matthew Rhys, John Lithgow, Max Minghella, Evan Peters, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, & Stanley Tucci
Congratulations to our clients on their Emmy nominations and Emmy-nominated projects!
Stylist Jeanne Yang Joins Anonymous Content As Manager, Producer
Jeanne Yang, one of Hollywood’s top stylists, with a roster of A-list actor clients, has joined Anonymous Content as a manager-producer. She will work across all divisions, representing emerging talent, developing and producing film and TV projects
Anonymous Content Signs Director Alex Hulsey For US & UK Representation
Anonymous Content has signed director Alex Hulsey for commercial and music video representation in the US and UK. The US-born, London-based filmmaker has brought his cinematic approach to documentary-style storytelling for commercial clients
Dickinson Renewed for Third Season
Ahead of its Season 2 premiere January 8, 2021, DICKINSON on AppleTV+ has already been renewed for a third season.
“Home Before Dark” Renewed for S2 In Advance of Series Premiere
Ahead of the April 3 series premiere, Apple has announced that “Home Before Dark” has already been renewed for a second season on AppleTV+.
Anonymous Content & CAA Launch TV Venture with RT Features
We are thrilled to announce that along with CAA, we have partnered with Ad Astra and Call Me By Your Name producer RT Features to launch RT Television.
“13 Reasons Why” Returns Aug. 23, Watch the S3 Trailer
Netflix drama “13 Reasons Why” returns for Season 3 on August 23, and the streamer has just released the first teaser trailer. Season 3 centers around the new mystery: Who killed Bryce Walker?
Alfonso Cuaron and Olivia Wilde Named to Adweek’s Creative 100
Directors Alfonso Curaon and Olivia Wilde are two of Adweek’s Creative 100 for 2019. The annual list profiles the most inspiring leaders and influential people in marketing, media and culture.
Olivia Wilde Signs to Anonymous Content for Commercial Representation
We are thrilled to announce filmmaker Olivia Wilde has signed to us for worldwide commercial and music video representation. Named one of Variety’s 10 Directors to watch
The Atlantic and Anonymous Content Sign First-Look Deal
The Atlantic and Anonymous Content have signed a first-look agreement, giving Anonymous Content first option to develop and produce scripted and unscripted content from The Atlantic’s journalism, past and present.
Director Rune Milton Joins Anonymous Content for Commercial Representation
Anonymous Content has signed Danish director Rune Milton for commercial representation in North America, as well as film and television literary management.
Anonymous Content & ‘The Imitation Game’ Director Morten Tyldum Launch Anonymous Content Nordic
Anonymous Content has partnered with The Imitation Game director Morten Tyldum and Guri Neby of Oslo-based Einar Films to form Anonymous Content Nordic, in the latest indication of Anonymous Content’s growing international ambitions.
Lime Taps The Lab at Anonymous Content for New Brand Platform, Unlock Life
Lime, the global leader in micromobility, and The Lab at Anonymous Content have partnered to create Lime’s new brand platform, Unlock Life.
Tor Fitzwilliams Named Managing Director/EP of UK Commercial Production
Anonymous Content is pleased to announce the opening of its London commercial production office and the appointment of Tor Fitzwilliams as Managing Director and Executive Producer.
Support The Steve Golin Fund at Stand Up To Cancer
In honor of our friend and leader Steve Golin’s fierce determination to fight cancer, The Steve Golin Fund accelerates research in Ewing sarcoma, a rare bone and soft tissue cancer predominantly found in children.
Anonymous Content Named to Ad Age’s A-List 4th Year in Row
For the fourth year in a row, we are proud to be apart of Ad-Age’s Production Company A-List. The magazine highlighted us for our work this past year
Former HBO Drama Head David Levine Joins Anonymous Content
David Levine has joined us as President of Television. In the newly created position, Levine will oversee our television division, developing and producing projects.
Hulu to Premiere “Catch-22” May 17, Releases First Trailer
Hulu has released the first trailer for our upcoming series “Catch-22,” and set an airdate of Friday, May 17. George Clooney—who also executive produced and directs—stars in the series
Robyn Meisinger & Ryan Cunningham Join Lit Division
We are thrilled to welcome veteran lit manager-producer Robyn Meisinger to the Anonymous Content Family. Robyn joins us from Madhouse Entertainment
Manager Meredith Rothman Joins Anonymous Content
We are excited to welcome manager Meredith Rothman to Anonymous Content. Meredith joins us from Mosaic, where she spent the last five years as a talent and literary manager.
Boy Erased Trailer Released
Focus Features has released the trailer for Boy Erased, written for the screen and directed by Joel Edgerton, which will world premiere at the Telluride Film Festival before opening in theaters November 2.
“Maniac Trailer” Debuts, Premieres September 21
Netflix has released the first trailer for our upcoming series “Maniac,” starring Emma Stone and Jonah Hill, directed by Cary Fukunaga and written by Patrick Somerville.