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Franklin Leonard



Franklin Leonard is the founder of The Black List, a yearly survey of Hollywood’s most popular but unproduced screenplays. He was formerly a film exec at Overbrook Entertainment and Universal Pictures. He’s also an adviser to BoomGen Studios and Plympton, and serves on the board of directors for Young Storytellers.

“Increasingly we’re going to see an internationalization of the movies that are available to people in the American public, and a greater response to them.”