Liza Chasin

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Liza Chasin is an American film producer. She is the president of the American production arm of Working Title Films.

Life and career[edit]

Chasin is a graduate of NYU Film School.[1] Prior to joining Working Title Films Chasin worked for several years in various production capacities in New York-based production companies. She first joined Working Title in 1991, serving as a Director of Development. She was later promoted to Vice President of Production and Development, becoming the head of the company in Los Angeles. During her term Chasin oversaw the company's creative affairs in the United States. Chasin later became president of the company in 1996, and has been involved in the development and production of the company's most acclaimed films. In October 2017 after 26 years at Working Title Films Chasin announced she would be leaving at year end.[2][1]

She is married to Matthew Velkes, the CFO at Village Roadshow.[3] She and her husband are members of the Wilshire Boulevard Temple.[3]



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