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December 1, 2021 8:00 pm
Season 4

Agents, Writers & Lawyers

with StudioDuke
Entertainment Business & Law Journalism, Podcast & Creative Writing TV, Film, Digital & Documentary

This episode features talent agent Julien Thuan ‘97, writer/producer Drew Crevello ’96, and entertainment attorney Karen Gottlieb ’89, in conversation with this year’s StudioDuke cohort. The cohort asks the big questions, including the essentials of developing and protecting creative projects, the roles of agents, writers/producers and lawyers in the creative process, and tips for breaking into the industry.

Note: Julien joins at the end of this episode with amazing advice, as always!


  • Drew Crevello ’96, Writer/Producer/Creator, WeCrashed (AppleTV+); former Studio Executive
  • Karen Gottlieb ’89, Partner, Grubman Shire Meisales & Sacks, P.C.
  • Julien Thuan ’97, Partner/Agent, United Talent Agency (Motion Picture Lit)

About DEMAN Live

We know that finding a job/internship in all industries during these unprecedented times is confusing and stressful. We are here to help with DEMAN Live—a new Zoom series featuring conversations with alumni working in creative industries to help students and alumni navigate careers and opportunities during this time.