2014 Austin Film Festival and Conference Schedule
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Lauren Neustadter

Senior Vice President, Comedy Programming & Development at FOX
Twitter: @LaurenLevyNeu
Lauren Levy Neustadter currently serves as Senior Vice President of Comedy Programming & Development for FOX, where she helps oversee all aspects of production and serves as a primary creative adviser for FOX’s diverse slate of new and returning series, including The Mindy Project, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and New Girl. She previously served as Vice President of Current Programming at the network. Before moving to television, Neustadter served as Vice President, Production for 20thCentury Fox and oversaw films including This Means War, starring Reese Witherspoon; and Parental Guidance, starring Billy Crystal and Bette Midler. Prior to joining 20th Century Fox, Neustadter was Vice President of Offspring Entertainment, where she associate-produced The Last Song, starring Liam Hemsworth, Greg Kinnear, and Miley Cyrus. Before that, she spent four years as a Creative Executive at Miramax Films and worked on a variety of films, including The Switch, Last Night, The Boys Are Back and Adventureland. Ms. Neustadter graduated from Loyola Marymount University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in theater, and also attended the British American Drama Academy in Oxford, England.