Producer, International Media Commerce Strategist
Christopher Weatherspoon is a producer with nearly 15 years of experience across a wide range of media fields. Chris began his career in 2006 working on reality television shoots in Chicago for Big Shoulders Digital Media Productions before moving on to do research and talent booking for two daytime talk shows for NBC Universal.
Chris then transitioned into working in the Chicago independent film scene where he helped manage and produce several indie features and shorts. Looking for a very different challenge, Chris moved to South Korea where he has since resided for the past 11 years.
Chris is a frequent moviegoer and has provided articles and reviews for the Jeonju International Film Festival and BiFAN dailies as well as for Korean publications such as Cine21 and KOFIC's KOBIZ and for American genre magazine Videoscope.
Chris earned an MFA in Film Producing (with a specialty in international co-productions) from Chung-Ang University, Korea's most renowned film school, and currently resides in Seoul where he works with various Korean media companies across television, film, K-Pop, music and animation.