Charles D. King is Founder & CEO of MACRO, a leading media company founded in 2015 that represents the voice and perspectives of people of color (POC). King is a visionary leader, long recognized for his keen eye for talent, strategic deal-making and long-horizon thinking. King oversees the company’s focus on creating, developing, producing and financing film, television, digital content, tech companies and brands driven by POC that encompass universal themes. MACRO’s film projects have received nine Oscar nominations. Projects include Fences, Mudbound, Roman J. Israel, Esq. and the upcoming Sorry to Bother You that will debut in theaters in July 2018. MACRO Digital Studio creates premium cinematic experiences and utilizes emerging platforms to engage millennial audiences. It has produced four series, including “Gente-Fied,” which premiered at Sundance 2017 and sold after a six-network bidding war. Its next series, “Leimert Park,” premiered at Sundance 2018.
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June 21, 2018
A Conversation with MACRO’s Charles D. King
Hollywood agent turned Founder and CEO of MACRO, Charles D. King, sits down with Malik Ducard, Director, Content Partnerships YouTube, for an unscripted and intimate conversation. Hear how King went from representing Hollywood icons at William Morris Endeavor to financing and producing award-winning content for African-American, Latino and multicultural audiences for MACRO. His disruptive entertainment company develops theatrical features, premium television and cinematic digital content that reflect a more accurate portrayal of people of color but with universal themes to which all people can relate and connect. Since its inception in 2015, King and MACRO have brought Fences, Mudbound, Sorry To Bother You, Gente-fied, Leimert Park and more to viewers, all with the purpose of changing the face of the entertainment industry one green-lit-project at a time.| Anaheim Ballroom | false MM/DD/YYYY