CONOR CHARLES - President
A native of New Jersey, he began working on such films as PLAYING FOR KEEPS, LOVELACE, and THE ICEMAN, after starting in the Film Industry at the age of 22. CONOR CHARLES is the President of Eclectic Pictures, a title which he holds after 8 years and counting with the Los Angeles-based production company. During his tenure, Mr. Charles has worked extensively throughout the various stages of the production process on many major motion pictures including Playing For Keeps directed by Gabriele Muccino starring Gerard Butler and Jessica Biel; Lovelace directed by Academy Award Winning Filmmakers Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, starring Amanda Seyfried and Peter Sarsgsard; Septembers of Shiraz directed by Wayne Blair, starring Salma Hayek and Adrien Brody; Frankenstein directed by Bernard Rose, starring Xavier Samuel and Carrie-Anne Moss; and The Late Bloomer, Kevin Pollak’s theatrical directorial debut, starring Johnny Simmons, Brittany Snow, J.K. Simmons, and Maria Bello. Mr. Charles has experience in all aspects of the filmmaking process including: Development, Pre-Production, Production, Post-Production, and Delivery. When Mr. Charles is not in the office, he enjoys playing tennis, attending concerts, and spending time with his family and friends. He recently negotiated Eclectic's Multi-Picture Deal with Millennium Media with Heidi Jo Markel and is currently co-Producing The Bricklayer to be directed by Pete Travis as well as Tim Blake Nelson's Michael Zero. He is also Producing Bille August's Desire, which tells one of the greatest love stories of the twentieth century, the tumultous love affair of trailblazing female set designer Aline Bernstein and iconic American writer Thomas Wolfe in the 1920s before Wolfe's untimely death.