Lane Shefter Bishop is a multi-award winning producer/director who has received numerous accolades for her work including an EMMY, six Telly Awards, a Videographer Award, three Communicator Awards, a Sherril C. Corwin Award, an Aurora Award, a Davey Award, a New York Festivals Award and the DGA Fellowship Award for Episodic Television.
Currently Ms. Bishop is the CEO of Vast Entertainment, THE go to book-to-screen company, with numerous projects, including feature films: The Last Apple (Joel Silver/Silver Pictures), Reboot
(Mike Medavoy), and The DUFF (McG/Wonderland – released 2015) for CBS Films & Lionsgate; MOW: The Choking Game (Orly Adelson – released 2014) for Lifetime, which Ms. Bishop also directed; and TV series: Confessions of a Sociopath (Mike Medavoy) for Universal Cable Productions, The Body Institute and The P Word (Storyline Ent/Zadan&Meron Prods), and Anne Perry’s ‘The Investigator’ (Lauren Shuler Donner/The Donner Co). Additionally, Ms. Bishop co-produced the feature film Assassination Games for MPCA. Ms. Bishop is also the former EVP of Motion Pictures and Television at TwinStar Entertainment.
Ms. Bishop is also a three-time speaker at the WGA as well as at numerous writers conferences around the country and is author of the book Sell Your Story in a Single Sentence; Advice From the Front Lines of Hollywood, published by prestigious W.W. Norton & Company in May of 2016. The book hit #1 on Amazon in New Releases five times before its release date. In a recent online interview, CNN dubbed her “The Book Whisperer” of Hollywood.