Paradigm talent agent David Lillard is exiting the company to join Industry Entertainment Partners as a manager. The news just dropped internally at the agency. Before joining Paradigm in 2013, Lillard had been a partner at the boutique IFA Talent Agency since its inception in 1995. Among his clients joining him at Industry: Jay R. Ferguson (Mad Men), Jason Flemyng (The Missing), Neil Jackson (Sleepy Hollow), Katherine LaNasa (Satisfaction), Steven Mackintosh (Luther), Trevor Morgan (Videosyncrasy), Perla Haney-Jardine (Steve Jobs) and Ayelet Zurer (Man Of Steel).
Lillard said in the statement, “I am thrilled to be joining Industry Entertainment. Its excellent reputation and rich, storied history set the stage for an exciting transition in my career. I look forward to working not only alongside my new colleagues, but also with my former Paradigm associates.”
Said Industry: “David is an accomplished agent with great taste. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to continue to grow our company with someone so well-respected and well-liked. We are excited to help him launch his career in management.”