Joan Green, talent manager for many TV and film stars, as well as more than a dozen up and comers, is known for her ability to discover, develop and build careers to stardom. Her expertise in the print, commercial and theatrical fields has enabled her to become one of entertainment’s most sought after managers and an authority amongst her peers. Star clients – past and present include Heather Locklear, Tori Spelling, Sophia Bush, Rob Estes, Laura Leighton, Kevin Costner, Josie Bissett and Garcelle Beauvais, Lisa Rinna and many others.
While serving as a commercial agent with Joseph, Heldfond & Rix, the New York-based Wilhelmina Artists engaged Joan to establish their West Coast commercial division. Within her first year at Wilhelmina, her division became the most successful department of the West Coast office. She subsequently established Wilhelmina’s TV and film acting division. During that time, she honed her unique talent for discovering/developing and representing stars. Green established a distinguished expertise in print, commercials and acting, which has given her the distinct ability to package talent to stardom.
Green has been a guest speaker at UCLA as well as at a variety of acting panels, workshops and classes. In addition, she has produced many movies of the week including Mother May I Sleep with Danger/NBC, Dare to Love/ABC, Co-Ed Call Girl/CBS.
Joan made the transition from agent to personal manager and formed JOAN GREEN MANAGEMENT, INC. the successful company she runs today and has helmed for more than 30 years.