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Gale Anne Hurd, known as the “First Lady of Sci-Fi,” is a producer of Academy Award-winning films and Emmy-winning programs that shatter box office and ratings records. Climbing the ladder from Roger Corman’s executive assistant at New World Pictures to head of marketing for the company, Hurd’s producing career launched when she produced and co-wrote The Terminator in 1984. Recognized by the Library of Congress, which features The Terminator in its esteemed National Film Registry, the film received worldwide critical and commercial acclaim. The Terminator has since spawned four film sequels as well as a television series. This success was quickly followed by Aliens , which received seven nominations and two Academy Awards, and the Oscar winning films The Abyss, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, and The Ghost and the Darkness.

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Gale Anne Hurd
Gale Anne Hurd is one of the entertainment industry's most esteemed producers of Academy Award-winning films and Emmy Award- winning programs that shatter box office and ratings records... Read More
Julie Thomson
CFO/Business Affairs
Julie Thomson graduated from the University of Utah in 1979 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. She worked at the high profile multinational firm, Price Waterhouse, in the tax department with an emphasis on entertainment clients from 1979 until 1990... Read more
Phillip Kobylanski
President of Production
In his eight years with the company, Phillip has helped to shepherd an impressive slate of Television and Feature projects. He has been an integral member of the team in the development of Valhalla’s groundbreaking show, The Walking Dead, it’s companion series, Fear the Walking Dead... Read more


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