JULIE DI CRESCE

DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVE

When it comes to finding projects and talent for WSS, Julie is our point person.

A seasoned executive and producer, she has worked in broadcasting and production.

Julie has a genuine passion for storytelling in all genres as well as talent development. She has cultivated strong creative and market instincts through her experience on the suite of Corus Kids channels before moving over to the Documentary Channel. From there she became Director of Original Programming for Canada’s two pay services consecutively, starting with HBO Canada/Movie Central followed by Superchannel. During this tenure, she managed a robust slate of series, features & documentaries in development and was production executive on all series greenlit into production, including titles such as Slasher (Netflix), Versailles (Canal +), Rogue (DirecTV) and Pillars of the Earth ( Starz).

She is currently the Program Advisor for the NSI Totally Television program. She holds an MPhil from the University of Kent at Canterbury, an MA in Film from York University and a Cinema Specialist from the University of Toronto.