NAACP IMAGE AWARDS
323.938.5268
imageawards@naacpnet.org


Watch the 49th NAACP Image Awards on MLK Day, January 15, 2018 LIVE at 9/8c on 

Bios: Reginald Hudlin and Phil Gurin – Executive Producers

REGINALD HUDLIN
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, 49TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS

Director and producer Reginald Hudlin is a pioneer of the modern black film movement, helming some of the most influential films and TV series of his generation. His most recent efforts include directing the legal thriller “Marshall”, starring Chadwick Boseman as Thurgood Marshall, with Josh Gad, Kate Hudson and Sterling K. Brown. He is also producing the revival of the series ‘Showtime At The Apollo” for Fox.

In February 2016, Hudlin was one of the producers of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences’ 88th Annual Academy Awards, for which he subsequently received an Emmy nomination in the category of Outstanding Special Class Program. Additionally, he has been the executive producer of the NAACP Image Awards for the past five years (2013-2017).

In 2012, he was nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award as one of the producers of Quentin Tarantino’s Academy Award and Golden Globe-winning film “Django Unchained”, one of the top-grossing Westerns of all time.

In his more than 30-year career, Hudlin has written, directed and/or produced numerous popular feature films including “House Party” (1990), “Boomerang” (1992) and “Bebe’s Kids” (1992). Hudlin was also an executive producer and writer of the animated TV series “Black Panther” and executive producer of “The Boondocks”. Along with the original founding members, Hudlin revived the beloved comic book company Milestone Media.

As Black Entertainment Television’s first president of entertainment (2005-2009), Hudlin shepherded some of the networks biggest hits and revamped the network’s news division, which went on to win more than a dozen awards during that period.

Hudlin has been honored by The American Civil Liberties Union, The United Negro College Fund, The Sundance Film Festival, The American Film Institute, The San Diego Comic Con, The African American Film Critics Association, and many more organizations.

Hudlin is on the board of the UCLA School of Film, Television and Theater; The Board of Governors for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund.

Downloads

PhotoBio

• • •

PHIL GURIN
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, 49TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS

Emmy Award winning executive producer, international Rose d’Or Award Winner, and NAACP Image Awards nominee Gurin has created, written and executive produced an unprecedented number of series and variety specials, including major live events, reality programs, clip shows, game shows and comedy series.

Gurin’s thousands of hours of programs have aired on every major U.S. broadcast network, many cable networks, and in over 150 countries around the world.

Downloads

BioPhoto

 


Back to Press Resources Index