You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Louis Phillips to Focus Features

Exec VP will oversee physical production, post

Louis Phillips has joined Focus Features as exec VP of physical production. He’ll be based in the company’s West Coast offices and report to Focus prexy Andrew Karpen.

Phillips will oversee physical production and post-production on all inhouse film productions and outside acquisitions.

As a recent production consultant at Lionsgate, Phillips was co-producer of Gary Ross’ “The Hunger Games” and Kirk Jones’ comedy “What to Expect When You’re Expecting.”

“Louis is a talented and well-respected executive with an impressive production and management background. Being both collaborative and creative, he understands the practical craft of filmmaking and will be a great addition to our team,” Karpen said.

Phillips served as an exec producer on films such as Martin Scorsese’s “Shutter Island,” David Fincher’s “Zodiac,” Andrew Davis’ “Holes” and Chris Noonan’s “Miss Potter” at Phoenix Pictures, where he worked for eight years in such areas as physical production, post-production, and music.

He previously worked in production posts at Jim Henson Pictures, Paramount Pictures and Buena Vista Pictures.

Focus Features is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, and its upcoming releases include Joe Wright’s “Anna Karenina” and Roger Michell’s “Hyde Park on Hudson.”

More Film

  • No Merchandising. Editorial Use Only. No

    'Black Panther' Powers Past $300 Million at International Box Office

    Louis Phillips has joined Focus Features as exec VP of physical production. He’ll be based in the company’s West Coast offices and report to Focus prexy Andrew Karpen. Phillips will oversee physical production and post-production on all inhouse film productions and outside acquisitions. As a recent production consultant at Lionsgate, Phillips was co-producer of Gary […]

  • AMERICA Land of the FreeKS

    Berlin Film Review: 'America: Land of the Freeks'

    Louis Phillips has joined Focus Features as exec VP of physical production. He’ll be based in the company’s West Coast offices and report to Focus prexy Andrew Karpen. Phillips will oversee physical production and post-production on all inhouse film productions and outside acquisitions. As a recent production consultant at Lionsgate, Phillips was co-producer of Gary […]

  • Shape of Water

    How ‘Game of Thrones’ Has an Emotional Connection to ‘Shape of Water’

    Louis Phillips has joined Focus Features as exec VP of physical production. He’ll be based in the company’s West Coast offices and report to Focus prexy Andrew Karpen. Phillips will oversee physical production and post-production on all inhouse film productions and outside acquisitions. As a recent production consultant at Lionsgate, Phillips was co-producer of Gary […]

  • Black Panther

    Box Office: 'Black Panther' Rules With $108 Million in Second Weekend

    Louis Phillips has joined Focus Features as exec VP of physical production. He’ll be based in the company’s West Coast offices and report to Focus prexy Andrew Karpen. Phillips will oversee physical production and post-production on all inhouse film productions and outside acquisitions. As a recent production consultant at Lionsgate, Phillips was co-producer of Gary […]

  • Guillermo del Toro To Open Cinema

    Guillermo del Toro to Open Cinema Named after Him at Guadalajara Fest (EXCLUSIVE)

    Louis Phillips has joined Focus Features as exec VP of physical production. He’ll be based in the company’s West Coast offices and report to Focus prexy Andrew Karpen. Phillips will oversee physical production and post-production on all inhouse film productions and outside acquisitions. As a recent production consultant at Lionsgate, Phillips was co-producer of Gary […]

  • 'Lemonade' Review: A Quietly Seething Romanian

    Berlin Film Review: 'Lemonade'

    Louis Phillips has joined Focus Features as exec VP of physical production. He’ll be based in the company’s West Coast offices and report to Focus prexy Andrew Karpen. Phillips will oversee physical production and post-production on all inhouse film productions and outside acquisitions. As a recent production consultant at Lionsgate, Phillips was co-producer of Gary […]

  • Cinema Audio Society 2018 Winners: 'Dunkirk,'

    'Dunkirk,' 'Game of Thrones' Win Cinema Audio Society Awards for Sound Mixing

    Louis Phillips has joined Focus Features as exec VP of physical production. He’ll be based in the company’s West Coast offices and report to Focus prexy Andrew Karpen. Phillips will oversee physical production and post-production on all inhouse film productions and outside acquisitions. As a recent production consultant at Lionsgate, Phillips was co-producer of Gary […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content