Holly Bario
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United States
2018

Amblin Partners

Holly
Bario

President, Production

The Amblin Partners production chief has been supervising the company’s film roster since its late-2015 inception. A collaborator of Steven Spielberg, Bario joined DreamWorks Studios as an executive vice president of production in 2008. During her tenure, the company produced “The Girl on the Train,” “Lincoln,” “I Love You, Man,” “The Hundred-Foot Journey” and the Oscar-nominated drama “The Help.” Previously, she was executive vice president of production at Universal Studios, where her track record included “Meet the Parents,” “The 40-Year-Old Virgin,” “Knocked Up” and “Mamma Mia.” She worked as an assistant at the Guber-Peters Company. In 1996, she started with Universal when she landed a position assisting producer Marc Platt, eventually moving over to DreamWorks. .

Career

  • THE HELP
  • A DOG'S PURPOSE
  • THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN

Education

  • Emerson College (MA, USA)

Variety Honors

  • 2017 Variety500 Honoree
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Amblin Partners Ups Mia Maniscalco to VP of Production

Amblin Partners Ups Mia Maniscalco to VP of Production

Mia Maniscalco has been promoted to vice president of production at Amblin Partners."Mia's talents are unparalleled -- she is a voracious reader, has great relationships with filmmakers, and has a laser-sharp focus in moving her projects forward," said Holly Bario, Amblin's president of production. "We are fortunate to have her on our team and watch her continued success."Maniscalco joined the company, formerly known as DreamWorks Studios, in 2011 as Stacey Snider's creative assistant. In 2012, she was promoted to creative...

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Q&A

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve been given in your career?

“The hardest call to make is the first call you should make.”

What or who inspires you?

“1. Single parents 2. Reading something really great and seeing the movie in it right away 3. Unexpected success”

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