Miranda de Pencier

Miranda de Pencier

Program Completed at the CFC

Cineplex Entertainment Film Program (Producers' Lab)

Title While at CFC

Producer

Completion Year

1998

Current Information

Biography

With offices in Los Angeles and Toronto, de Pencier has a large slate of films and television series in development. Her recent producing credits include: THANKS FOR SHARING written and directed by Academy Award nominee Stuart Blumberg and starring Mark Ruffalo, Gwyneth Paltrow, Tim Robbins, Josh Gad and the international pop star Alecia Moore (AKA Pink), and BEGINNERS directed by Mike Mills and starring Ewan McGregor and Christopher Plummer for which Plummer won the 2012 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor as well as the Golden Globe, Independent Spirit Award, BAFTA Award and SAG Award. The film also won the 2011 Gotham Award for Best Picture of the year. de Pencier also produced ADAM starring Hugh Dancy and Rose Byrne, released by Fox Searchlight and winner of the Alfred P. Sloan Prize at Sundance, and PU-239 for HBO and executive produced by Steven Soderbergh and George Clooney. As a writer and director, de Pencier's short film THROAT SONG was shortlisted for the 2014 Academy Award for Best Live Action Short and won several awards including the Best Live Action Short Drama Award at the 2013 Canadian Screen Awards. Her upcoming projects include A FINE BALANCE with writer/director Ritesh Batra (THE LUNCHBOX) and producer Graham Broadbent (IN BRUGES, THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL) for Film 4, AN AMERICAN LOVE STORY for HBO, and an adaptation of Joseph Boyden’s THE ORENDA. de Pencier began her career as an actress starring on television as “Josie Pye” in ANNE OF GREEN GABLES and on stage in the original Canadian companies of LES MISERABLES and ASPECTS OF LOVE.