Jennie Church-Cooper has joined the management/production shingle Haven Entertainment after seven years at Principato Young.
She is bringing over her comedic clients including Hasan Minhaj, a correspondent on The Daily Show; actor-writer Chris Smith, who stars in NBC’s Untitled Matt Hubbard/Mike Schur pilot; Kulap Vilaysack, creator of Seeso’s new series Bajillion Dollar Properties; James Adomian, who impersonates Bernie Sanders in Fusion’s Trump vs. Bernie specials and web series; Joel Church-Cooper, EP and showrunner of the upcoming IFC series Brockmire; Moses Storm, whose credits include Unfriended and Last Comic Standing; and Erin Gibson from the Funny or Die series Throwing Shade.
“We have long respected and admired Jennie’s eye for boundary shifting artists,” Haven founding partner Jesse Hara said. “Her passion, enthusiasm and quality of character are a perfect fit for how Haven is looking to grow.” Added Church-Cooper: “Haven is the perfect home for me and my comedic writer-performer clients to be thoroughly supported in creating original content across all platforms.”
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