Kerry David : Producer/Director/Writer
Kerry David has been working in the film and television industry for more than 20 years. She began her career at Paramount Pictures, followed by three years as Executive Assistant to Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman on their various projects before starting her own production company in 2011.
Kerry’s feature film credits are many and include the Agent Cody Banks franchise (Hilary Duff and Frankie Munoz) for MGM; award-winning, Like Dandelion Dust, based on the New York Times best-selling book starring Mira Sorvino and Barry Pepper, for 20th Century Fox. Kerry’s documentary films have garnered critical acclaim, including the awardwinning Deposing the Usual Suspects (Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne, Kevin Spacey), award-winning, My Date with Drew (Drew Barrymore); followed by Making Miles: The Miles Davis Story for Oscar- nominated screenwriter Christopher Wilkinson and Seeking Happily Ever After for Lionsgate Films, one of only 25 films accepted into the Sundance FilmLab.
In addition to her award-winning film work, Kerry has also been a guest speaker and moderator at schools such as University of Southern California, University of California at Los Angeles, Pepperdine University, and the New York Film Academy. She is a voting member of the British Academy of Filmand Television (BAFTA).
Kerry has just completed filming on her latest documentary; Breaking Their Silence: Women on the Frontline of the Poaching War, scheduled for a 2019 release.