Laura Lewis

Agent, Film Finance & Sales Group at Creative Artists Agency LLC

Laura Lewis

Laura Lewis

Agent, Film Finance & Sales Group at Creative Artists Agency LLC

Biography

Laura Lewis is an agent in the Film Finance and Sales Group at Creative Artists Agency (CAA), the world’s leading entertainment and sports agency, with offices in Los Angeles, New York, London, Nashville, and Beijing. Lewis works in the Los Angeles office and specializes in the packaging, financing, and distribution of independently financed films.

Among the many films in which Lewis has been involved are CAN A SONG SAVE YOUR LIFE?, starring Keira Knightley and Adam Levine. The film’s sale at the Toronto International Film Festival marked the largest distribution deal at this year’s festival; Steven Knight’s LOCKE, starring Tom Hardy; Jonathan Teplitzky’s RAILWAY MAN, starring Nicole Kidman and Colin Firth; DALLAS BUYERS CLUB, starring Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto; LEE DANIELS’ THE BUTLER; SPRING BREAKERS, starring James Franco and Selena Gomez; THE WAY, WAY BACK, written and directed by Nat Faxon and Jim Rash; and MUD, starring Matthew McConaughey and Reese Witherspoon.

Lewis joined CAA in 2010 from Double L Media and Strategy, where she advised private equity companies, producers, and investors on feature film financing funds. She was previously Director of Development at Ed Saxon Productions and a creative executive at Twentieth Century Fox.

Lewis graduated from Duke University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Harvard Business School with a Master’s of Business Administration.

Overview
RelSci Relationships

420

Number of Boards

1

Contact Data
Trying to get in touch with Laura Lewis? Subscribe today to access their professional contact information and receive a one time promotion of free Contact Data credits!
Relationships
RelSci Relationships are individuals Laura Lewis likely has professional access to. A relationship does not necessarily indicate a personal connection.

Vice President, YouTube Originals at YouTube LLC

Relationship likelihood: Strong

President & Chief Executive Officer at Welle Entertainment

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chair at Women in Film

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former Vice President & General Manager, Data Storage Division at International Business Machines Corporation

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former President of Production at Sony Pictures Animation

Relationship likelihood: Strong

President-Production at DW Studios LLC

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Festival Director at Film Independent

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Director at Women in Film

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Executive Producer at Pixar Animation Studios, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Director at Women in Film

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Paths to Laura Lewis
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
You
Laura Lewis
Agent, Film Finance & Sales Group at Creative Artists Agency LLC
Education
MBA

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

BA in Political Science

Duke University is an academic university that offers undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. It also has publications and research services. The university was founded in 1838 and is headquartered in Durham, NC.

Career History
Agent, Film Finance & Sales Group
2010 - Current

Creative Artists Agency LLC operates as an entertainment and sports agency. It offers brand management, entertainment property selling, communications, market research, trend forecasting, strategic marketing, and counsel and philanthropy consulting services. The company was founded by J. Rowland Perkins II, Ron Meyer, Bill Haber, Michael S. Rosenfeld, and Michael Ovitz in 1975 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

Creative Executive
Prior

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. produces, acquires, and distributes motion pictures. The firm works on its own films such as Rio and Water for elephants, also distributes movies for Regency. The company was established by Darryl F. Zanuck and Joseph M. Schenck in 1935 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

Other Affiliations
This web site is not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by Laura Lewis. The use of any trade name or trademark is for identification and reference purposes only and does not imply any association with the trademark holder. The Presence of Laura Lewis's profile does not indicate a business or promotional relationship of any kind between RelSci and Laura Lewis.