Gary Binkow is Founding Partner and Chief Content Officer of Studio71 and is responsible for building CDS’ robust production, marketing, and distribution initiatives. The company has multiple Emmy nominations, Platinum-selling DVDs, premium line of horror/genre titles, and top comedy titles on TV. Successes include the Sundance hitV/H/S, Nickelodeon franchise Fred: The Movie series, award-winning stand-up specials including Katt Williams, Mike Epps, Don Rickles, MO’NIQUE, Eddie Izzard and Cartoon Network’s hit show Annoying Orange as well as online series Video Game High School, which has amassed more than 500 million views.
Prior to Studio71, Binkow enjoyed a 15-year career in traditional media and most recently served as the Senior VP and Manager of Operations at Film Colony, a Miramax-based feature film production entity. He executive produced and developed Finding Neverland, which garnered seven Academy Award and five Golden Globe nominations. Binkow has also worked for MTV, 20th Century Fox, Lorimar Television and K2 Sports, and is credited with more than 20 independent films and over 100 hours of live television.