Launched in 2008, BRIDGEGATE Films is a boutique North American acquisition and distribution company based in Los Angeles, California founded by Anthony G. Cohen. Bridgegate Films executives have a long list of successful films and TV shows under their belt.
Mr. Bill Fay is one of the founders of Legendary pictures which produced some of the most successful studio pictures such as HANGOVER, INDEPENDENCE DAY, 300, THE PATRIOT as well as many more films prior to selling his company to WANDA group of China for over 4 Billion dollars, with over 30 years of experience as the top executive in the entertainment business Mr. Fay brings a vast amount of knowledge and connections to the company.
Mr. Tony Cohen J.D. (C.E.O) - Prior to creating Bridgegate Films, was the Executive Vice President of JKMPO (Jonathan Krane Motion Picture Organization) which produced studio films such as FACE-OFF, SWORDFISH, MICHAEL, PHENOMENON, LOOK WHO’S TALKING TRILOGY I, II AND III, PRIMARY COLORS, BLIND DATE, PINK PANTHER, A CIVIL ACTION, THE GENERALS DAUGHTER, DOMESTIC DISTURBANCE, plus many more.
T.V Veteran, Neil Stearns, is one of the most respected and well known executives in the entertainment business. With over 45 years experience in the show biz. Mr. Stearns served as the Senior Vice President at Dick Clark Productions and was in charge of producing some of the shows that you are familiar with such as the GOLDEN GLOBE, BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS, COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, NEW YEARS EVE WITH DICK CLARK as well as over 100 other programmings. Mr. Stearns also created/packaged and sold TV shows such as PAWN STARS, DOG WHISPERER, HOTEL IMPOSSIBLE just to name a few.
Bridgegate films day to day operations are met by some of Hollywood's top executives, they are building an impressive slate of high-quality feature films to distribute in conjunction with their studio partners, which they have relationships with. Focusing on commercial, talent-driven films, the company looks at projects in all stages of production for strategic release across multiple platforms. Bridgegate Films tailors each release based on the unique characteristics of their films, ranging from day-and-date VOD releases to mid-scale traditional theatricals. Bridgegate Films was established by Anthony G. Cohen, and is led by Bill Fay who serves as President and David Cohen as Chief Financial Officer.