Franklin Leonard

Founder, CEO
The Black List

Franklin Leonard is a film and television producer, cultural commentator, and entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of the Black List, the company that celebrates and supports great screenwriting and the writers who do it. He's been one of Black Enterprise magazine’s “40 Emerging Leaders for Our Future,” and Fast Company’s “100 Most Creative People in Business.” He is a contributing editor at Vanity Fair and a member of BAFTA and the Academy.

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