Writer, producer and rights specialist
Ron Fogelman is an established Film & Media executive, writer and producer working across the spectrum of traditional & new media.
Ron is currently producing a major stage version of the acclaimed CBS TV Show THE TWILIGHT ZONE. This unique production receive its World Premiere at London’s prestigious Almeida Theatre in December 2017. The show will be directed by Richard Jones - winner of seven Laurence Olivier awards - and is to be adapted by New York playwright Anne Washburn.
Ron’s consultancy and rights advisory business supports major corporations, independent producers and trade bodies operating in the international Film, TV, Stage and New Media industries. His commercial consultancy works across all disciplines of production, financing and distribution.
Ron is also in a writing partnership with US writer, Kent Murray. They have co-created, written and developed THE PLOT, a one hour genre show acquired by Sony Pictures Television in the US with Davis Entertainment (THE BLACKLIST) producing. Ron is represented by WME in the US and United Agents in the UK.
Ron’s previous writing credits include the episode OBSESSION for Warner Bros. Animation’s Emmy-winning SUPERMAN – THE ANIMATED SERIES.
Ron’s corporate career has included senior positions on both the Independent and US Studio sides of the business. As an alumnus of PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Ron handled licensing & distribution on their varied slate of movies including NOTTING HILL, THE BIG LEBOWSKI and THE GREEN MILE. He subsequently held the position of Senior Vice-President – International Sales & Development at Universal Studios. There he negotiated major territory deals and co-ordinated distribution for projects such as Ridley Scott’s HANNIBAL, O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?, BILLY ELLIOT and SPY GAME.