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DAVID STERN

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, DEVELOPMENT & PRODUCTION

David joined Playground in 2019 as Senior Vice President of Development & Production, overseeing its slate of television projects in the US. Prior to joining Playground, he was Head of Development & Production at Kippster Entertainment, where he was an Executive Producer on Kenneth Lonergan’s limited series adaptation of HOWARDS END for BBC and Starz, THE LAST TYCOON, starring Kelsey Grammer and Lily Collins for Amazon, and ROSEMARY’S BABY, starring Zoe Saldana, for NBC. He is an Executive Producer on the upcoming thriller series DEPARTURE, starring Archie Punjabi and Christopher Plummer for Canada’s Global, and a Co-Producer on the Indian crime drama DELHI CRIME for Netflix.

David began his career as a talent and literary manager at Kipperman Management, where he managed the careers of award-winning actors and writers in both the UK and the US.