(Wednesday, 17 January 2018)
Chloe Rickard, one of Australia’s most dynamic and innovative comedy producers, was today announced as part of the Emergence Creative Festival Line-up. The festival is now in it’s sixth year and will be held in Margaret River from March 21 – 24, 2018.
A Partner and Chief Operating Officer at Jungle Entertainment, Mumbrella’s Production Company of the Year in 2017, Chloe has produced Squinters and Sando, both for the ABC and with international market airing in early 2018; two seasons of Here Come the Habibs(Nine Network), No Activity (Stan’s first original commission, US remake by CBS All Access) and Soul Mates (ABC/NBC Universal), along with The Moodys, A Moody Christmas, Elegant Gentlemen’s Guide to Knife Fighting, and over 200 television commercials.
Chloe is currently developing the feature films The Murderous Urges of Ordinary Women, The Hitchhiker and Croak, along with the dramedy series Holy Cow.
Heavily involved in all aspects of the industry, Chloe also heads up Jungle Entertainment’s Sheena and The Jungle Collective initiatives. Sheena advances female writers and directors through targeted attachments with credit outcomes, while The Jungle Collective is a showrunner development initiative that supports significant emerging creators to take a leadership role and ownership in the projects they develop with Jungle Entertainment.
Chloe will be delivering a keynote presentation as part of the Emergence Creative Conference, as well as be involved in a number of projects and sessions throughout the festival. The three-day festival and conference takes place in the Margaret River Region from Wednesday March 21 through to Saturday March 24 and boasts a program featuring international keynotes, hands-on workshops, intimate colab sessions and out-there satellite events in some of the South West region’s iconic locations.
More on Chloe here: http://www.emergencecreative.com/ourspeakers/chloe-rickard/