June 4th - 7th 2015
has been a New Line Cinema veteran for more than a decade, and currently serves as President of Production for the company. During his tenure at New Line, Brener has overseen and served as Executive Producer on many of the company’s most successful films, including such blockbusters as “Sex and the City,” “Wedding Crashers,” “Austin Powers in Goldmember,” “The Wedding Singer,” “Monster-in-Law,” the “Final Destination” franchise and “Horrible Bosses.” He most recently Executive Produced “We’re The Millers” starring Jason Sudeikis and Jennifer Aniston. Brener joined the company as a temp and rapidly rose through the ranks, from Story Editor to President. Over the course of his career, Brener has overseen the studio’s relationships with much of its key talent, including Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller and the late Ted Demme. Born and raised in Short Hills, New Jersey, Brener graduated with a B.A. in History from Yale University in 1994.
is a managing director at Catterton, the leading consumer focused private equity firm, which has been based in Greenwich, CT since its founding 25 years ago. Catterton’s investments include Baccarat, Frederic Fekkai, NJOY and Restoration Hardware, among many others. Dennis lives in Greenwich with his wife (Cynthia) and children.
, ESQ works in her family’s real estate investment and development business and is actively involved in fundraising for Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center. In 2013, Julie produced the film,
Louder Than Words
which starred David Duchovny and Hope Davis.
Jenna Bush Hager
is an author and journalist currently working as a correspondent for
The Today Show
and as a contributor to
NBC nightly news
. In 2009 she authored New York Times best seller,
, about a young mother with HIV.
is an actor and television writer. He is known for his role as Christopher Moltisanti on
, for which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2004. He has appeared in numerous films which include
The Lovely Bones
and has also appeared in the TV drama series
Law & Order
as Detective Nick Falco.
is a screenwriter, novelist, director, and producer. Perhaps best known as co-writer of Ocean’s Thirteen and Rounders, he has also produced films such as The Illusionist and The Lucky Ones. He’s published a number of novels including City of the Sun, Where the Dead Lay, and 13 Million Dollar Pop. Levien also co-directed Knockaround Guys and Solitary Man. Most recently, he co-directed an installment of ESPN’s 30 for 30 film series, This Is What They Want, a look at the rise of tennis and American legend Jimmy Connors. He graduated from the University of Michigan and now resides in Greenwich with his wife and children. He is currently working on a pilot entitled BILLIONS for Showtime.
is a writer and producer who has produced over a dozen films starting with the indie sensation comedy
to the political thriller
with Naomi Watts and Sean Penn. His current release,
, stars Brendan Frasier. Mr. Ludwig has directed commercials and also serves on the Board of the Actors Studio.
is a Greenwich native and the producer of
The Big Wedding
starring Robert DeNiro and Diane Keaton. He co founded Two Ton Productions with his partner, Justin Zackham.
Deborah Goodrich Royce
began her career as an actress in film and television before transitioning to Miramax Films as the story editor. She and her husband, Chuck, have restored numerous Main Street buildings and businesses, including the Avon Theatre, an independent not-for-profit cinema in Stamford, CT. Deborah serves on the boards of the New York Botanical Garden, Greenwich Historical Society, the Garden Conservancy and the Hunter Foundation.
is a critically acclaimed screenwriter and producer known for his films
Fire Down Below
. He currently resides in Greenwich, CT with his family.
is an American Major League Baseball first baseman for the New York Yankees as well as a beloved Greenwich citizen and philanthropist who resides here with his family.
is an actress, writer and producer who demonstrated each of these diverse talents in her latest feature film,
, which starred Thomas Hayden Church, Toni Colette, and Johnny Depp.
is the chairman and CEO of Neuberger Berman. He and his wife,
Nancy Dorn Walker
, are great supporters of the arts as well as countless other charities.
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