Join hosts Kody Frederick and Jason DeBord this week as they have a chat with Michael Berendt, Producer.
United Kingdom native Michael Berendt is Manager for Universal Filmed Entertainment Groups’ DEI team – Global Talent Development & Inclusion.
He launched his career as Executive Assistant to British director David Yates while he helmed films from the Harry Potter Franchise and The Legend of Tarzan. Additional on-set experience includes Focus Features’ The Darkest Hour.
Before relocating to the U.S., Michael was a Creative Executive at London-based independent production company Unlimited Pictures where he oversaw development, film financing opportunities and the annual Cannes Film Festival engagements.
An Honors graduate of the University of the Arts, London, Michael holds a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre & Dance History.
His other interests include international travel and all things ancient Egypt, including the study of Egyptian hieroglyphs.
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