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WME’s Holly Jeter Becomes President Of Halle Berry’s Newly Formed Production Company

EXCLUSIVE: Holly Jeter, a partner at WME in the Motion Picture Division, has departed the company to assist as President of client Halle Berry’s unnamed production entity. The contemporary firm will possess a giant range of initiatives from bright-hitting dramas to gentle-hearted comedies, motion, terror, and more with a focal level on elevating complicated, sturdy, girls folk and girls folk of coloration in main roles both in front of and in the motivate of the digicam. Jeter is partnering with Berry as she enters a contemporary two-describe, three-three hundred and sixty five days first look producing address Netflix.

Berry’s 606 Productions, a subdivision named for the anti-paparazzi bill that Berry championed to assist invasive photographers from harassing celeb kids, will doubtless be nested as a sub-notice below the contemporary entity. 606 will proceed to possess socially aware, mission pushed initiatives with a well-known focal level on documentaries and scripted assert material motivated by the discipline cloth of the 606 Invoice that inspired the firm’s title. Elaine Goldsmith Thomas, who works with Jennifer Lopez operating Nuyorican Productions, will proceed to work closely with Halle and 606 on the initiatives that are for the time being in building.

“As my agent and buddy, Holly guided me thru the labyrinth that was once Bruised and has given me extra special recommendation and insight on discipline cloth for so lengthy as we’ve labored collectively. How fortunate am I that she agreed to partner with me and head up my firm, where we rep to screech ourselves to possess movie and tv that target sturdy, multicultural, feminine protagonists. Her imaginative and prescient has already introduced some fabulous discipline cloth to the table and I will’t wait to get hang of and shriek more tales as we resolve this breeze collectively.”

Jeter has been a partner at William Morris Endeavor in the Motion Picture Division, that specialize in crossover skills.  She was once named to Diversity‘s New Leaders Checklist in 2019. She has represented a giant range of artists transitioning to directing, producing and writing facets from assorted varied parts of the alternate. Ahead of becoming a member of WME as an agent in 2012, her background consisted of a aggregate of studio, physical production and inventive skills, enabling her to work with multi-hyphenates from all disciplines. Starting up with ancient stuntmen, Chad Stahelski and David Leitch, on the movie John Wick, Jeter started shepherding crossover prospects into directing and producing, after organising the Visual Results & Motion Director alternate at WME. She additionally packaged the movie, Extraction, alongside with her Stunt Coordinator-turned-Director client, Sam Hargrave, which turned essentially the most viewed movie in Netflix history, reaching 99 million households in its first 4 weeks on the platform. Holly’s subsequent Motion Crossover franchise, Day Shift, will premiere April ’22 on Netflix and stars Jamie Foxx, Dave Franco and Snoop Dogg and is directed by ancient Stunt Coordinator-turned-Director, JJ Perry. A few of her prominent prospects and crossover successes embody: Bryce Dallas Howard, Chad Stahelski, Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver, Sam Hargrave, Jason Momoa, Michael Sarnoski (Pig), Roseanne Liang and Robin Thede (A Sad Woman Sketch Demonstrate).

“While Holly will undoubtedly be ignored, we acknowledge that that is an fabulous alternative to work with a actually crucial client of the company,” WME said in a assertion. “For the length of their time working collectively on “Bruised,” Halle and Holly possess fashioned a fair appropriate partnership, and we stay up for supporting their work to proceed to elevate girls folk and girls folk of coloration in roles in front of and in the motivate of the digicam.”

Insiders enlighten, Jeter will cease on with the company as subsequent steps are particular.

Berry can for the time being be viewed starring in her directorial debut, Bruised, on Netflix, which opened #1 domestically and #2 globally on the platform. She’s going to subsequent be viewed in Moonfall, a science fiction disaster movie directed by Roland Emmerich alongside Patrick Wilson for Lionsgate, and Mothership, a science fiction drama and directed by Matt Charman. She additionally stars opposite Rate Wahlberg in Our Man From Jersey at Netflix, which begins taking pictures in April 2021. Berry continues to be repped by WME.

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