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Michelle Hooper

EVP Marketing
Fox Searchlight
Michelle Hooper is currently EVP Marketing at Fox Searchlight Pictures. During her time at Fox Searchlight, she has worked on such marketing and awards campaigns as THE TREE OF LIFE, THE DESCENDANTS, BLACK SWAN, SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE, JUNO and LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE. Since Hooper joined Fox Searchlight, the company has won 17 Academy Awards, 24 Independent Spirit Awards and earned their 4 highest grossing films in the history of Searchlight. This year, upcoming releases include “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” directed by John Madden and starring Dame Judi Dench, Dame Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson, Bill Nighy and Dev Patel, Sundance & SXSW favorite “Sound of My Voice” directed by Zal Batmanglij and starring Brit Marling, Christopher Denham and Nicole Vicius, “He Loves Me” from the directors of “Little Miss Sunshine” Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris and starring Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, Annette Bening, Chris Messina, Elliott Gould and Antonio Banderas, a new thriller “The East” also directed by Zal Batmanglij and starring Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård, Ellen Page and Patricia Clarkson and “Stoker” from acclaimed director Chan-Park Wook starring Mia Wasikowska, Matthew Goode and Nicole Kidman. In addition, at this year’s Sundance Film Festival the company acquired “Beasts of The Southern Wild” the 2012 Grand Jury Prize Winner and “The Surrogate” the 2012 Audience Award Winner, both are slated for release this year.

My Speaker Sessions

Monday, March 14

2:00pm CDT