Kim ZubickProducer and Board Director of Hartswood Films
Kim Zubick is a hands-on film and television producer. She most recently produced The Zookeeper’s Wife, starring Jessica Chastain and directed by Niki Caro, a passion project Kim nurtured from securing book rights to film delivery. She has since partnered again with LD Ent. (who executive produced The Zookeeper’s Wife) to produce Ben Bolea’s script The Miserable Adventures of Burt Squire, and will executive produce Seth Resnik’s television series The Sovereign Wild in partnership with Charlize Theron’s company, Denver & Delilah. Kim started her own production company, Zubick Films, in 2011, through which she has built a slate of film and television projects, including The Last Real Cowboys starring Billy Bob Thornton, and Nature of Enchantment, which Kim Mordaunt (The Rocket) will direct.
Previously, Kim was President of Production for Tollin Productions (Mike Tollin), The Robert Simonds Company (Bob Simonds), and Stewart Pictures (Allyn Stewart), during which time she produced films such as: License to Wed, starring Robin Williams, Mandy Moore and John Krasinski and directed by Ken Kwapis; Yours, Mine & Ours, starring Dennis Quaid and Renee Russo; Rebound, starring Martin Lawrence and directed by Steve Carr; and Taxi, starring Queen Latifah and Jimmy Fallon and directed by Tim Story.
Prior to her years working as a producer, Kim was a studio executive at MGM Studios during the tenure of Alan Ladd Jr., and was an agent with boutique literary agency The Roberts Company, a track record affording her a wide-ranging perspective on the business.
Kim Zubick is appearing at the following sessions:
Kim Zubick, producer of The Zookeeper’s Wife, talks about the process of getting a film from script to screen from the producer’s point of view.