Participants

JEREMY GARELICK

Director, Showrunner

Jeremy Garelick played football at Yale University and graduated with a degree in theatre. He then spent a few years working at CAA before becoming assistant to director Joel Schumacher. Jeremy sold his first script in 2002 and has been writing for movies and television since then on projects such as The Break-Up, The Hangover, Baywatch, a new Police Academy movie, and an upcoming musical starring Josh Gad with music from Academy Award winners Stephen Schwartz and Alan Menken. Jeremy directed his first feature, The Wedding Ringer, with Kevin Hart and Josh Gad, released in January 2015. The film was the highest testing comedy in the history of Columbia Pictures and was Screen Gems’ highest testing film of all time. Currently, Jeremy is show-running and directing a limited series for Netflix, is slated to direct his musical feature later this year, and most recently, has created a film fund with which he plans to produce 3 to 5 independent comedies per year, as well as several stand-up specials.