JEFF FIERSON (producer) A graduate of UC-Berkeley and NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Jeff Fierson began his career at CAA. After leaving the agency, he moved on to Original Film, working his way up from executive assistant to Creative Executive. While at Original, he developed several projects, among them GREEN HORNET, JACK THE GIANT KILLER, and 21 JUMP STREET.
Fierson’s career as a producer began when he became Vice-President of Production and Development at Andrew Lauren Productions. Fierson helped guide ALP further into the narrative space and after 2 years, he was hired as the EVP of Production & Development at Strange Weather.
Currently, Fierson is running Strange Weather’s discretionary fund, working with Aron Warner and Andrew Adamson to produce elevated genre fare and animation feature projects. Strange Weather has financed development on over a dozen screenplays, collaborating with talented filmmakers such as Dave Eggers, Guillermo Del Toro, and Darren Lemke. Fierson has also made it part of Strange Weather’s mandate to discover and nurture younger filmmakers by allocating resources to develop original ideas from first or second time filmmakers.