World Builder Entertainment Expands Senior Team With Two New Managers

particular: world builder entertainmentThe artist management, production and brand development company founded by Danny Festa and Mark Manus has expanded its leadership team by adding new managers Nick Terry and Missy Masters. Terry will primarily focus on television/streaming and motion pictures while Masters’ concentration will be books and authors. Will be looking for IP for both development and production.

“At World Builder Entertainment, we completely oppose the notion of classifying our clients as screenwriters, directors, actors, writers, illustrators or game developers,” Festa said. “We embrace creators – artists who have the talent, vision and drive to excel in multiple roles. The expansion we are announcing today is a direct result of the trust and belief that the creative community has put in. Our new approach to artist representation has shown.”

“Nick and Missy are passionate about growing and developing the relentless creative spirit within these artists,” Manus said. “They instinctively recognize what drives creatives to develop phenomenal content, embrace hybrid roles, and push the boundaries of their prodigious talents. Both also have tremendous experience finding and developing cutting-edge content. Nick and Missy are closely aligned with our overall mission, brand vision and culture.”

Terry was most recently Manager/Producer at Zero Gravity Management. Some of the clients joining him at World Builder include actor/writer/director Anna Chazelle (writer and director, medusa from Fangoria Studios), actor/writer/director Livia de Paolis (writer, director and star of) The Lost Girls)Actor Aubrey K. miller (just add magic), writers/filmmakers Jane Vestuto and Melissa Marlett (Nancy Drew) and director/producer/writer/actor JT Molner (writer/director, Outlaws and Angels),

Kohner joined Masters World Builder after serving as an agent at the agency, where he represented book rights for authors including Gregory Maguire and Donald Westlake. He has also served as a feature film development executive at David Friendly’s Deep River Productions, where he oversaw a variety of film projects, including law of attraction and Oscar winning film little Miss Sunshine.