About Topic Studios

Topic Studios is the award-winning entertainment studio from First Look Media that develops, finances and produces provocative and entertaining content for all platforms including theatrical, streaming, television and podcasts.

The Studio is behind such notable films as the Academy Award® winning Spotlight; the critically acclaimed documentary The Fight; the Emmy Award® winning and Peabody® nominated 16 Shots and the docu-series Love Fraud, both on Showtime; Mucho Mucho Amor and the Emmy® nominated docu-series Losers, both streaming on Netflix; and pioneering podcasts including Missing Richard Simmons, the Peabody® nominated Running from COPS, John Cameron Mitchell’s Anthem featuring Glenn Close, Cynthia Erivo and Patti LuPone, and the investigative podcast Somebody.

Listen to our podcasts on iTunes, Luminary, iHeartRadio and Stitcher.

A First Look Entertainment Division

Topic Studios

EVP, Topic StudiosMaria Zuckerman
SVP, Film & AcquisitionsRyan Heller
SVP, Original SeriesQuan Phung
SVP, Physical ProductionAlysse Bezahler
VP, Non-FictionChristine Connor
VP, ProductionJennie Bedusa
VP & Executive Producer, PodcastsChristy Gressman
Director, FilmTalia Cohen
Director of Development, Original SeriesKristen Barnett
Manager, PodcastAdam Cecil
Senior Coordinator, Original Series & FilmMeghna Rao
Coordinator, Post ProductionOlivia Marsh
Executive Assistant to EVPRachel Herron
Assistant, FilmRemy Love
Assistant, Original SeriesDanni Xin
Director, Production FinanceVince Gonzalez
Production AccountantBeatrice Chisholm
Chief Communications OfficerJeannie Kedas