Speaker Jennifer Hollyer

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Jennifer Hollyer


The Jennifer Hollyer Agency

Combining her life-long love of narrative, her honours BA in literature and classics, and being a natural people person, Jennifer is living her dream job as co-owner and agent of the Jennifer Hollyer Agency. Many of JHA’s clients are considered to be the best in the business. Jennifer has helped many writers pursue their artistic vision and establish themselves as creators and showrunners on numerous hit television series. Jennifer takes pride in working with writers at all stages of their careers and in all genres.

Always one to encourage emerging, diverse talent, Jennifer is involved in mentoring new screenwriters across the country through the Canadian Film Centre and the Writers Guild of Canada as well as several other national programs. Jennifer is also on the board of directors of the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television.

Speaking on: Meet an Agent

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