|Born||Bryan William Lourd
November 5, 1960
New Iberia, Louisiana
|Alma mater||University of Southern California (1982)|
|Occupation||Talent agent, business executive|
|Organization||Creative Artists Agency|
|Board member of||InterActiveCorp|
|Partner(s)||Carrie Fisher (broken up)|
Lourd oversaw construction of CAA's 240,000-square-foot (22,000 m2) former headquarters in Century City, California, costing around US$35 million. Lourd serves as a director of InterActiveCorp, an online media company headed by Barry Diller.
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Lourd's clients include George Clooney, Robert De Niro, Brad Pitt, Robert Downey, Jr., Drew Barrymore, Jimmy Fallon, Matthew McConaughey, Sean Penn, Madonna, Naomi Watts, Natalie Portman, Robin Williams, Arnold Schwarzenegger, David Duchovny, Helen Hunt, Oprah Winfrey, Tom Cruise, Penélope Cruz, Taraji P. Henson, and Peter Jöback.
Lourd was born in New Iberia, Louisiana. He attended New Iberia Senior High School, where he played the lead in several high school musicals. He earned a degree from the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism in 1982.
His brother, Blaine Lourd, is an investment advisor.