Producer Experience: Mr. Blake produced the Lions Gate Films release "The Presence" with Daniel Myrick, director of "The Blair Witch Project" and Oscar winner Mira Sorvino, and is producing the $100 million dollar feature film "AXA" with October Pictures ("Transformers: Age of Extinction" and "Ghost In The Shell"). In television, Mr. Blake is executive producing "Painting Autumn" with three-time Emmy Award winning Safier Entertainment. A small sample of completed projects Mr. Blake has worked on include "Winter's Tale" with Colin Farrell and Russell Crowe, M. Night Shyamalan's "The Visit", Kevin Macdonald's "Life in a Day", and Sidney Lumet's “Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead” with Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ethan Hawke, Albert Finney, and Marisa Tomei, among many other notable projects. A list of recent feature film project credits can be found at www.imdb.com.
Legal Background: Brandon A. Blake has practiced entertainment law in Los Angeles for more than sixteen years with the law firm BLAKE & WANG P.A. From a big firm background, his practice includes work exclusively for entertainment clientele in contract, corporate, distribution and financing, music, and packaging. Mr. Blake represents Academy Award, Emmy Award, and Grammy Award recognized producers, directors and artists and negotiates major motion picture distribution deals.
As an entertainment lawyer, Mr. Blake represents writers and animators of some of the best know works in the world, including the Bill Peet Estate (Creator of "One Hundred and One Dalmatians" and "Dumbo"), Emmy award winner Anthony Bell (Co-creator of the “Rugrats”), and graphic novelist Mark Kalesniko (writer of "Mail Order Bride").
As a producers rep Mr. Blake represents films at major markets including the Cannes Film Festival, Sundance, FILMART in Hong Kong, and AFM. Most recently, Mr. Blake represented five feature films at the Cannes Film Festival, including the Venice Film Festival Official Selection "Karoy."