Marian Rees Associates, Inc.
Anne Hopkins, President and Partner, has
been with Marian Rees Associates since its inception. Among her Producer
credits are the Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation of MISS ROSE WHITE for NBC,
which won four Emmy's including Best Television Movie. Most recently, Anne
produced Papa's Angels starring Scott Bakula, Cynthia Nixon, and Eva Marie Saint
which aired on CBS.
Additionally, Ms. Hopkins served as partner and Executive Producer with Marian
Rees in ALT Films' productions of The American Collection for Exxon Mobil
Masterpiece Theatre which air on PBS.
President of Marian Rees Associates, Hopkins is primarily responsible for the
acquisition of material, selection of writers, marketing of material, and also
supervision of writers for materials developed by the company.
considerable experience in both classical music and the Broadway stage prior to
entering television, Ms. Hopkins is especially equipped to recognize important
material and to implement it to the screen. Her first professional work, after
studies at Hunter College in New York, was as Production Assistant for noted
opera diva, Rise Stevens, working on the Metropolitan Opera National Company for
two years. Later, as a free-lance theatrical production executive in New York,
she was part of the team that created the Broadway plays HOW TO BE A JEWISH
MOTHER and LOVERS AND OTHER STRANGERS.
to California by Norman Lear as an executive with Tandem Productions, it was
there that Ms. Hopkins first worked with Marian Rees on the feature film COLD
TURKEY and on the television series ALL IN THE FAMILY. Later, she worked at
Viacom, though she returned to Tandem for three seasons as Assistant to the
Producer on SANFORD AND SON. Again, leaving Tandem, Ms. Hopkins joined Marian
Rees at Tomorrow Entertainment and then at EMI Television, where she was story
Hopkins is currently supervising over twenty projects in different stages of