Craig Bernstein is a senior agent in the motion picture production department at United Talent Agency, a talent and literary agency representing clients in in every current and emerging area of entertainment and media, including motion pictures, television, music, digital, broadcast news, books, theatre, video games, fine art and live entertainment. UTA is one of the predominant agencies in the entertainment industry, with its principal offices in Los Angeles, New York, London, Nashville. Miami, and Malmo.
Mr. Bernstein represents cinematographers, production designers, costume designers, line producers, visual effects supervisors, second unit directors, stunt coordinators and other production professionals.
His clients include Film Editors such as Academy Award nominee Paul Machliss (Baby Driver, The Kid Who Would Be King), Emmy Award winner Brian Kates (Taking Chance), and Emmy Award winner Lee Percy (Taking Chance, Grey Gardens). Production Designers include two-time Academy Award nominee Patrice Vermette (Arrival, The Young Victoria) and Tony Award Winner and two-time Emmy Nominee Richard Hoover (Temple Grandin, Live From Baghdad).
Mr. Bernstein, who began his career working in production, joined ICM Partners as an assistant in 1994. He was made an agent in 1996 and transitioned to UTA in the Summer of 2015.
Born and raised in Chicago, Mr. Bernstein received a B.A. in Television/Radio/Film – Writing from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. Mr. Bernstein resides in Los Angeles with his wife, an entertainment attorney, and his young son.
About United Talent Agency
One of the biggest talent agencies in the world, United Talent Agency represents many of the world’s most acclaimed figures in every current and emerging area of entertainment and media, including motion pictures, television, music, digital, broadcast news, books, theatre, video games, fine art and live entertainment. The agency is also globally recognized in the areas of film finance, film packaging, branding, licensing, endorsements and representation of production talent. UTA additionally provides corporate consulting, venture funding and strategic advisory services to companies ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. In 2015, UTA acquired The Agency Group, the world’s largest independent music agency, to form UTA Music, a leading music touring and representation practice. UTA has offices in Los Angeles, New York, London, Nashville, Miami, and Malmo, Sweden.