Arielle Cohen

Senior MGR/Development Exec @ NBCUniversal/Spark Prods
Saturday 6/20 @ 10:00am - 1:00pm PT

Pitch Tips

Character is king and make me laugh!

About Your Host

Arielle Cohen began her career at Picture This Television, an Emmy award winning company that has produced series including Bravo's 'Kathy Griffin My Life on the D-List' and 'Celebrity Poker Showdown.' She then moved to ICM Partners, one of the world's largest talent and literary agencies, working on desks from Comedy to Concerts to Theater. After ICM, she received an M.B.A. and M.S. in Television Management from Drexel University. While in graduate school, Arielle interned at truTV in the Business Affairs department, Bravo/Oxygen in the Program Strategy department and wrote her thesis on interactive pediatric media while volunteering with Seacrest Studios at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. In the theater space, she worked at Davenport Theatrical Enterprises (Broadway productions include Deaf West’s Spring Awakening, Kinky Boots and Godspell) as Company Manager of Off-Broadway's 'Miss Abigail's Guide to Dating, Mating and Marriage' starring Brady Bunch's Eve Plumb and Three's Company's Joyce DeWitt. Currently, Arielle is a Senior Manager, Strategy at Peacock. Prior to the Strategy role, she came from the Insights & Positioning team supporting NBC Entertainment across platforms. Arielle joined NBCU from Comcast Spotlight where she supported Advanced Advertising for Entertainment clients. By night, Arielle is a Development Executive for Broadway Producer Eric Falkenstein's Spark Productions. Since graduating from University of Maryland, College Park, she joined the board of the Hollywood Radio and Television Society Associates, a member of TEDx Young Professionals, Women in Cable Television and Ladies of Comedy Association (LOCA).

HOW IT WORKS

  • Immediately after registering, you will receive an Order Confirmation email that serves as the receipt for your registration. In the Order Summary section of this email you will find a link reading "CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS" that will take you to instructions on how to submit your contact info or written pitch via the Material Submission Form.
  • Your material/contact submission is due as soon as you are ready, but no later than 2 hours prior to the start of the session.
  • You will receive this exec's written feedback on your pitch via email within 5 business days following the session unless otherwise notified.

Cancellation Policy

You may cancel for a full refund up to 72 hrs. prior to the start of the session. Cancellations requested after this deadline will be ineligible for refunds.

Questions?

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Specializes in:

Features
  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • RomCom
  • All Budgets

TV
  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • Musicals
TV Formats
  • Half-Hour Pilots
  • One-Hour Pilots
  • Miniseries
  • Limited Series
  • TV Movies
TV Homes
  • Network
  • Cable
  • Premium Cable
  • Streaming

Subgenres
  • Animation
  • Biopics
  • Books
  • "Buddy"
  • Coming-of-Age
  • Documentary Adaptations
  • Faith-Based/Faith-Friendly
  • Family-Friendly
  • Female-Driven
  • Historical
  • Holiday
  • Inspirational
  • Kids / Children
  • Musicals
  • Period Pieces
  • Road Trip
  • Romance
  • Socially Relevant
  • Sports
  • True Stories
  • Webseries
  • Reality/Unscripted TV
  • Diverse Writers
  • Writers Over 40
  • Writers Outside LA
  • Dark Comedy, Spiritual, Workplace, Female Writers, Authors (Non-Fiction)

Specifically not interested in:

Horror