Speaker James Farr

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James Farr

VP, Development

Cream Productions

A part of the Cream Productions team since 2010, James has been dedicated to finding and developing unique television projects that connect and resonate with audiences hungry for original content. In his time at Cream, James has led a development department that crafts specials and series in a broad variety of unscripted genres, including true crime shows Fear Thy Neighbor, Murder U and If I Should Die for Investigation Discovery, history projects like Age of Samurai for Netflix, CNN’s History of the Sitcom and The World Without Canada for History Canada, and supernatural series like Travel Channel’s Eli Roth Presents: A Ghost Ruined My Life and Paranormal Emergency. Cream has also recently entered the podcast space and James is a key member of the development team for this new effort. 

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At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch.
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