Larry Shapiro has a successful 20+ year track record of managing and producing creative in all forms of media and pioneering the convergence between Silicon Valley and Hollywood. As CEO of Ensemble Digital Studios, Larry is managing talent and producing online content with many clients that include Laura Clery, The King of Random and Kaycee Rice for platforms from Facebook to YouTube and other SVODs like Dance Network.
Prior to Ensemble, Larry was SVP of Talent for Fullscreen. There, Larry helped shape and grow Fullscreen's top tier talent roster working with such clients as Devin Supertramp, the Fine Brothers and Grace Helbig. In 2000, Larry created and operated the industry’s first and leading Games Division for Creative Artists Agency (CAA). During his tenure at CAA, Larry conceived of and brokered innovative and successful entertainment deals for, among others, Jerry Bruckheimer, Will Wright, Halo, Gears of War, Valve and Guitar Hero.
Larry has received an Emmy Nomination as a Television producer for "Brian Wilson: I Just Wasn't Made For These Times," an Emmy win for his participation in the Interactive Series “Dirty Work” as well as a Grammy Nomination producing the music film "Forever Is a Long Time" for Don Was.