Hopkins in Hollywood LIVE! A Virtual Alumni Panel and Intersession Gathering

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Sponsored by the Hopkins in Hollywood Affinity, the Film and Media Studies Department, and The Hopkins School

Join the Hopkins in Hollywood conversation with special alumni panelists from both Johns Hopkins University and Hopkins School in New Haven, CT. Also joining us from Johns Hopkins University's Film and Media Studies Program are Linda DeLibero, Special Advocate for Alumni and Outreach, and Melissa Capello, Academic Program Administrator, along with a group of current undergraduate Film and Media Studies students. The evening will feature a dynamic, moderated discussion and Q&A with alumni working in the industry. This event will be presented on Zoom. A link will be shared with registrants in advance of the event. 

The perspectives and opinions expressed by the speaker(s) during this program are those of the speaker(s) and not, necessarily, those of Johns Hopkins University and the scheduling of any speaker at an alumni event or program does not constitute the University’s endorsement of the speaker’s perspectives and opinions

ABOUT Luke Kelly-Clyne
A&S '10

Luke is a producer, writer, director, and Co-Head of HartBeat’s independent TV & Film Studio, HartBeat Independent, where he oversees and produces a variety of film and TV projects. Before joining HartBeat, Luke served as President at Propagate Content’s comedy studio, Big Breakfast where he was Executive Producer of the company’s slate of scripted and unscripted feature, TV, and digital projects including: MTV Films’ “Out Of Office” and “Cursed Friends” (both of which he also Produced), Discovery+’s Critics Choice Award-nominated “Million Dollar Wheels,” truTV’s “Double Cross with Blake Griffin,” Comedy Central’s “Loafy,” Facebook Watch’s award-winning "I Want My Phone Back," Discovery and MotorTrend’s ”Kevin Hart’s Muscle Car Crew,” and Pop TV's "Hot Date” on which he also served as showrunner. From 2013-2016, Luke ran Native Content at CollegeHumor where he created and ran several of the brand’s most successful digital series. During this time, he was also a Freelance Contributing Writer to Weekend Update on "Saturday Night Live.” He authors the long-running Vulture column, "Funny Videos of the Month," hosts the HeadGum podcast, "I'm Still Right," and is a guest lecturer in the Film and Media Studies department at Johns Hopkins University. He is a member of the Writers Guild of America, the Producers Guild of America, and the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

ABOUT Henry Huang
Manager, Heroes and Villains Entertainment

Henry Huang is currently a Manager at Heroes And Villains Entertainment. After getting his start at Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and ICM, he was a Literary Manager at Industry Entertainment and Station3. At HVE, he represents a wide range of television and film writers and directors. He also recently produced the feature TURKEY DROP starring Olivia Holt, Cheryl Hines, and Ben Levin.

He is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University and currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife and newborn son. 

ABOUT Zach Baylin

Zach Baylin is a Los Angeles-based screenwriter and co-founder of Youngblood Pictures. He wrote the screenplay for King Richard (2021), starring Will Smith and directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green, and co-wrote the screenplay, with Keenan Coogler, for Creed III (2022), starring Jonathan Majors and directed by Michael B. Jordan. He has written projects for Lionsgate, Imagine, and TNT, and for acclaimed filmmakers James Grey, Jeremy Saulnier, Francesco Munzi, and Jonathan Levine.

A father of two, Zach also worked in the props and art department on dozens of film and television projects in New York,  including Boardwalk Empire, Mildred Pierce, and The Blacklist. A two time Academic All-American on the JHU football team, he is represented by Grandview Management and CAA. 

ABOUT Scott Rogowsky

Whether you know him from his wildly popular tenure as the original host of HQ Trivia, his anchoring of the live, MLB whip-around show ChangeUp on DAZN, his own, critically-acclaimed late-night talk show Running Late with Scott Rogowsky (and the pandemic-inspired spin-off IsoLate Night), his two shows on Verizon’s Go90 (Start Talkin’ produced for Complex Networks and Weird World of Sports produced for Whistle), or his current gigs helming Wild Cards on NTWRK and the Business Casual podcast from Morning Brew, Scott Rogowsky has quickly made a name for himself across the media landscape as the host with most.

To the tens of millions of people around the world who joined the live, daily HQ Trivia broadcasts, Scott became a household name — outside of the Rogowsky household, even! — and was affectionately called “Quiz Daddy” by his fans (a nickname he finds equal parts flattering and unsettling). Admired for his quick wit and improvisational panache while hosting the viral app sensation, Scott racked up hundreds of thousands of new followers while being invited to make guest appearances on Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Live with Kelly & Ryan, The Voice, ABC’s New Year’s Rockin Eve, FOX’s New Year’s Eve with Steve Harvey, and most importantly to Scott, MLB’s All-Star Celebrity Softball Game broadcast on ESPN.

When he’s not on camera — and when there isn’t a global pandemic raging — Scott is on stage at comedy clubs and college campuses performing stand-up or hosting Running Late, his self-produced talk show on which he has interviewed over 400 celebrity guests since 2011 including Jon Hamm, Paul Rudd, Steve Buscemi, Sarah Silverman, John Oliver, “Weird Al” Yankovic, Amy Sedaris, Nick Kroll, Paul Dano, Matt Groening, Kevin Nealon, Reggie Watts, Dick Cavett, Jim Gaffigan, Dan Rather, Janeane Garofalo, Abbi Jacobson & Ilana Glazer, and Desus & Mero. 

ABOUT Brian Boone
Motion Picture Talent Agent

Brian Boone is a Motion Picture Talent Agent at leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Boone works in the Los Angeles office and represents many of the world’s leading actors and comedians, including Charlie Day, Judy Greer, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Sanaa Lathan, Gabrielle Union, Jonathan Groff, Cedric the Entertainer, Jim Parsons, and Neil Patrick Harris, among others.

He also represents a slew of next generation talent including Shamier Anderson, Chloe Bailey, Alexandra Shipp, WEST SIDE STORY star Ariana DeBose, JOJO RABBIT & HOME ALONE breakout star Archie Yates, SNL star Ego Nwodim and rising comedian Catherine Cohen. Boone began his career at CAA in 2012 in the mailroom of the agency’s New York office.

He graduated from Hopkins School in 2008 followed by Princeton University with a degree in Anthropology.

ABOUT Brooke Lyons

Brooke Lyons is an actress best known for playing brilliant forensic scientist ‘Kate’ on the NBC psychodrama Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector, as well as ambitious literary publicist ‘Eden’ opposite Dominic West and Maura Tierney on Showtime's Golden Globe-winning The Affair. Her other television credits include Magnum, P.I., Life Sentence, iZombie, The Mindy Project, The Exes, One Big Happy, Perception, Anger Management, Two and a Half Men, 2 Broke Girls, Psych, Royal Pains, Sullivan and Son, and Desperate Housewives. Brooke has also appeared in several films, including director Malcolm Lee's hit comedy Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins. Her most recent film project, Some Other Woman, directed by Joel David Moore and co-starring Amanda Crew, Ashley Greene, Tom Felton and Rick Fox, is due out in 2022.

Originally from Connecticut, Brooke attended Hopkins School before continuing on to Yale University, where she graduated with a B.A. in English Language & Literature. Currently, she lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.

 Event Date
Thursday, January 13, 2022
Start Time: 7:00pm EST
End Time: 8:00pm EST

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