Todd Garner, the head of Broken Road Productions, is a veteran producer and Hollywood creative executive with a unique gift for creating and nurturing mainstream, commercial motion pictures. In various capacities throughout his career, Garner has developed, overseen, executive produced or produced well over 150 movies, many of them major hits for their respective studios. Formerly a founding partner of Revolution Studios and before that head of production at Disney, Garner founded Broken Road Productions in summer 2005.
Known for his strong relationships with top actors, directors and writers, Garner has numerous projects in various stages of development, pre-production, production, and post-production.
Broken Road is currently awaiting release of JACK & JILL with Adam Sandler and Al Pacino, and HERE COMES THE BOOM with Kevin James and Salma Hayek, both at Sony.
Broken Road most recently produced MGM and Sony’s ZOOKEEPER. The second partnership with Happy Madison Productions and Kevin James after MALL COP, ZOOKEEPER is about the animals at a zoo who break their code of silence to help a down-on-his-luck zookeeper (James) find love.
Hot on the heels of producing the runaway hit PAUL BLART: MALL COP, which grossed over $183 million at the box office worldwide, Broken Road produced KNIGHT AND DAY for Fox. KNIGHT AND DAY grossed over $261 million worldwide. The film starred Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz. Broken Road executive produced THE SORCERER’S APPRENTICE for Walt Disney Pictures with Nicolas Cage starring. It grossed over $215 million worldwide.
Garner joined Revolution as a partner in May 2000. He was responsible for overseeing all aspects of development and production for the company’s motion pictures during its remarkable first five years. Garner oversaw such hit Revolution films as BLACK HAWK DOWN, HELLBOY and DADDY DAY CARE, and developed and served as executive producer on films like XXX, ANGER MANAGEMENT, RADIO, 13 GOING ON 30, THE FORGOTTEN, and ARE WE THERE YET?
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The results are in!
With each round of the Industry Insider Screenwriting Contest it becomes more difficult to narrow it down to 10 finalists, but somehow we managed to make the tough decision and are happy to announce the top 10 deserving entrants:
- Jennifer Green, “Triangle” – Kensington, MD
- Jeff Meares, “The Deep End” – Aus... (read more)