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Starburns Industries, the studio behind projects including Oscar- nominated “Anomalisa”, “HarmonQuest”, and “Rick & Morty”, teams with Liz Laine Reps, Inc. for commercial representation.
Liz Laine Reps, Inc, is excited to announce they have signed Starburns Industries for commercial representation in United States and Canada Along with her Canadian counterpart, Katie Ward Gerard, Liz Shaw will seek out opportunities and connections for Starburns Industries within the commercial space.
Starburns Industries is an innovative and imaginative full-service production company, specializing in stop-motion, traditional 2D, and CG animation as well as live-action production. Starburns is a creator driven studio, whose founders are responsible for the creation of Adult Swim series “Moral Orel”, “Mary Shelley’s Frankenhole” and “Rick & Morty”; as well as the Academy Award nominated animated film “Anomalisa” and the upcoming Netflix animated feature film “Bubbles”.
Liz Shaw, founder of Chicago based Liz Laine Reps, hired and trained Katie nearly twenty years ago. Since then, Katie has worked on the west coast as an independent and as head of sales for Radium VFX. She then made her way to New York, where she worked as an agent for Patricia Claire Co (now Free Agents).
They are both very much looking forward to joining forces. Katie says, “I am thrilled to be working with Liz again. We have a great amount of personal and professional respect for one another. Our extremely talented and creative roster will find synchronicity in our approach and knowledge base as will our clients at advertising agencies and brands direct.”
Shaw states, “We are so excited to have Katie back! She will be honing in on the Canadian market as well as cultivating new contacts in the US. Her great attitude along with her deep understanding of the production and animation