Ryan Busse graduated San Diego State University before starting his career in the talent department at WME. After several years at WME, the last of which spent as the talent department coordinator, Busse left the agency to pursue his passion for the creative side of the industry and joined Allison Shearmur Productions. While at ASP, he was intimately involved in the sourcing, development and production of the company’s film and television slate. Over his five years at the company, he was involved in such projects as SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY, CHAOS WALKING, ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY, POWER RANGERS, NERVE, and Disney’s CINDERELLA, amongst others. In early 2018, Busse joined his long-time co-worker, Stephen Meinen, in opening the independent production company, STORY Collective, which is currently producing the Coast Guard drama series “So Others May Live” at UCP, “American Legend” alongside Gran Via and Anonymous Content, an original Nativity musical feature, amongst other projects set up at studios and financiers across town with confidential talent attached.
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After submitting the pages, please allow at least 3-4 weeks for the exec to review your submission. When the exec is ready, you will be contacted via email to schedule your 30 minute consultation.