Speaker: Roy Price, Amazon Studios
Time: Wednesday, March 12, 4-5:50pm
Location: USC’s School of Cinematic Arts Interactive Media Building (SCI), Room 108
Roy Price is the director of Amazon Studios. In this role, he oversees the development and production of original film and television properties for Amazon. Since joining Amazon in 2004, Price worked with the Amazon Instant Video team where he oversaw the launch of Amazon’s digital video store, integrations with TV-connected devices and, video streaming with cloud storage.
Prior to joining Amazon.com, Price was a consultant with McKinsey & Co. advising major media clients in the United States and Europe. He was previously the Vice President of Creative Affairs at Walt Disney TV Animation where he developed series such as Kim Possible, Annie-winner House of Mouse and Emmy and BAFTA-winner Teacher’s Pet, among others.
Price holds a J.D. from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Arts in English and American Literature from Harvard University.