SEAN BARCLAY

THE GERSH AGENCY

Sean Barclay is a Partner at The Gersh Agency, where he is the Co-Head of the television department.  Before joining Gersh, he was a journalist for ABC News in Boston, Massachusetts.  A graduate of Emerson College, he represents such clients as international filmmaker Werner Herzog, filmmaker Jennifer Lynch, Emmy-nominated writer/producer Stefani Robinson from FX’s Atlanta(where she is currently in an overall deal), Emmy-nominated Kevin and Matt McManus from Netflix’s American Vandal, showrunner Mike Clattenburg (Trailer Park Boys, Black Jesus) and others.  He’s very excited about the upcoming series comedy series Waynewhich drops this January on YouTube Premium where he represents the showrunners and creator.

SEAN BARCLAY

Co-Head of Television

WHO’S RUNNING THIS SHOW? AGENTS, SHOWRUNNERS AND BREAKING THROUGH

Conference Hall 3, Level 2

A session exploring the roles that can make or break a deal, and a show in the world of series drama. It used to be everyone wanted to Direct but then the  power of the word got out and the Writer was the most compelling  person in the room. American then introduced us to this […]

Plenary
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MEET THE BARCLAYS–THE MODERN MEDIA POWER COUPLE

Unplugged Cafe

Creative partnerships are the lifeblood of our screen industry. From the macro to the micro, it is relationships that keep this business alive. Whether its mentor, mentee, muse or co-creator the intimacy of mutual collaboration, built on trust and shared visions, is one of the most valuable tricks of the trade that we can have as […]

Unplugged
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