Speaker Cori Wellins

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Cori Wellins

Partner, Scripted TV


Cori Wellins is a partner in WME’s Scripted Television Department.  She represents a broad array of producers, writers, showrunners and talent.  Wellins’ clients include Lee Eisenberg (Lessons in Chemistry), Liz Meriwether (The Dropout), Charlotte Stoudt (The Morning Show), Alan Yang (Loot), Tara Hernandez (Mrs Davis), Zoe Lister Jones (SLIP), Melanie Marnich (Apples Never Fall), Adam Patterson & Declan Lawn (Blue Lights), Dan Shotz (Old Man, Percy Jackson), and KJ Steinberg (Amanda Knox)

 An advocate for young women, Wellins founded LA Femtors, an all-female mentoring group that helps rising Hollywood executives achieve career longevity.  She joined the William Morris Agency in 1995 and went on to head its television literary department.  Wellins has been named to The Hollywood Reporter’s “Next Generation” list and has been featured in the “Women in Entertainment” issue, among others.  She is a graduate of UCLA and lives in Manhattan Beach with her family.

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