2022 Big Apple Film Festival (Spring Edition)

Conference with Meghan Mathes Jacobs (VP of Development, MUSE ENTERTAINMENT)

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Conference with Meghan Mathes Jacobs (VP of Development, MUSE ENTERTAINMENT) on May 27th at 3:00 p.m. EST/12:00 p.m. PST

Topics Include: Pitching Scripted and Non-Scripted Content to Development Executives, Distributors, TV Networks and Streamers

Meghan joined Muse Entertainment USA, based in Los Angeles, in 2015 after working as Manager of Development for Evolution Entertainment. She recently Executive Produced a half hour kids comedy for Apple that will premiere this year. Meghan has a passion for telling stories from underrepresented voices. Her responsibilities include finding writers, projects and intellectual properties for television. She shepherds these projects until they are ready to take to market. She gathers intel and sells shows to all sides of the US marketplace having strong relationships at broadcast, cable and streaming networks.

Muse Entertainment produces a significant number of scripted movies, miniseries, series and highly-rated television movies and series for broadcasters and international digital platforms such as CBC, CBS, CTV, NBC, Hallmark, ABC Family, Syfy, Disney, Netflix, Amazon, BYU, A&E Networks and others.

Muse has been active in the non-scripted arena as well, producing series and specials for A&E, Discovery, Reelz Channel, National Geographic, CBC, Global Television, HGTV and the soon to be launched Paramount+ streaming network (formerly CBS All Access).

Muse has also had a long and successful experience in the service production arena, going back to Catch Me If You Can and The Terminal (both directed by Stephen Spielberg), and more recently The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair for MGM and TNT as well as Blood and Treasure for CBS.

Feature film credits include Blades of Glory, starring Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler, produced by Ben Stiller, The Fountain starring Hugh Jackman and Rachel Weisz, directed by Darren Aronofsky, The Deal starring William H. Macy and Meg Ryan and Oscar winner Life of Pi directed by Ang Lee.

Muse is also one of the most experienced companies in the world for international television co-productions, having co-produced different projects with companies in the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Australia, Hungary, South Africa, Switzerland, Romania and Morocco.