CAA has made a transformation within the Beijing place of work. Daniel Manwaring has been named the pinnacle of company’s China’s Movement Footage team changing Jonah Greenberg who will now turn into a manufacturer and a shopper. Manwaring has been with CAA considering 2012 and used to be splitting his time among LA and China.
Now primarily based within the company’s Beijing place of business, Manwaring will proceed to paintings in shut collaboration with retailers in Los Angeles and in different places to construct out possibilities for native and global shoppers. At the same time as Greenberg is beginning up Salty Footage, a manufacturing corporate concerned about native-language content material.
Manwaring has labored intently with the corporate’s Media Finance workforce, and CAA’s Beijing workplace, serving to to function a bridge to and inside the Chinese language movie marketplace. The company stated that the crowd has directed greater than part-a-billion greenbacks in Chinese language capital in English.
Previous to becoming a member of CAA in 2005, Greenberg served as a manufacturer with Beijing-primarily based Ming Productions. He and Salty Footage shall be represented by way of CAA’s Media Finance team.
In April final yr, CAA partnered with China’s CMC Capital Companions to shape CAA China. CMC has a minority strategic funding with its Chairman, revered businessman Li Ruigang, at the board. That adopted WME’s China three way partnership from the former yr because the businesses increasingly more glance to faucet into worthwhile skill and manufacturing possibilities within the rising marketplace and globally.
CAA’s Beijing workplace, based just about thirteen years in the past, represents some of the so much finished actors, administrators, writers, and manufacturers from Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong, together with Zhang Yimou, Jackie Chan, Lin Chi-ling, Fan Bingbing, and Donnie Yen, amongst others.