Up Close with NBC’S Talent Development & Inclusion Division
Thursday, October 18, 2018 | 12:00pm - 1:15pm
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 4
NBC Entertainment is at the forefront of discovering emerging talent, both in front of and behind the camera. Their Talent Development & Inclusion team oversees over 20 programs to identify diverse storytellers, groom them for success and provide a platform to showcase their work. NBC’s Grace Moss provides an overview of these programs and tips for success for Indigenous content creators.
Coffee Break: 1:15-1:45pm | TIFF Bell Lightbox, 3rd Floor Lobby
Take a break with Indigenous snacks and sips, courtesy of NBC’s Talent Development & Inclusion Division
Grace Moss is the Director of Entertainment Diversity Initiatives for NBC Entertainment. In this role, she oversees multiple programs that focus on discovering, cultivating and showcasing talented writers and directors of diverse backgrounds, with the objective of getting them staffed on NBC's scripted programs. Grace also manages outreach efforts nationwide and develops relationships with community partners, such as the National Hispanic Media Coalition, Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment and East West Players. Grace graduated from UCLA with a BA in English and Minor in Asian American Studies.