President, Scripted and Chief Operating Officer, Television
Boat Rocker Media
Steve Lescroart is the President of the Scripted Division at Boat Rocker Studios, overseeing day-to-day operations across all functions. He joined the predecessor company, Platform One Media, shortly after its launch in 2017 and helped build the indie studio, structuring distribution deals and arranging financing for its growing production slate (including Invasion at Apple, American Rust at Showtime, Beacon 23at Spectrum and AMC Networks). Lescroart previously served as Vice President at Legendary Entertainment, where he held various strategic and operational roles. Prior to Legendary, he worked in private equity at Paine Schwartz Partners and investment banking at Lazard Freres & Co. Lescroart graduated summa cum laude from the University of San Diego and earned an MBA from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.
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. - Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures