Cate Blanchett, Elise McCredie, Jeffrey Hirsch to Speak at Variety and European Film Market’s Berlinale TV Summit

Published on Feb 14, 2020

Cate Blanchett, Elise McCredie, Jeffrey Hirsch to Speak at Variety and European Film Market’s Berlinale TV Summit

Variety and the European Film Market are teaming up to host a half-day TV summit as part of this year’s Berlinale Series Market & Conference. Oscar-winning actress Cate Blanchett will participate in a panel with “Stateless” co-creators Elise McCredie and Tony Ares. Startz CEO Jeffrey Hirsch will participate in a keynote conversation at the summit as well.

“Expanding our thought-leadership summit series to international markets is a key initiative for Variety,” said Michelle Sobrino-Stearns, the company’s group publisher and chief revenue officer. “The Efm at Berlinale is the perfect partner for us to expand our brand globally.”

The summit will feature a series of conversations on international TV production and finance. Netflix will hold a panel on the art of producing with Meta Sørensen, Jantje Friese, Fatima Varhos, Laura Buffoni, Anna Winger, and Rachel Eggebeen, director of international originals.

Also, ITV Studios will present a discussion about the global

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Author: BreAnna Bell