Veteran Talent Agent Harry Abrams Visits the Industry Insight Series

Harry Abrams, founder of Abrams Artists Agency, spoke to an audience of students and alumni about his 60 years in talent representation, as part of The Academy's Industry Insight Series. From the start of his career in the mailroom at MCA Artists and throughout his impressive tenure as a talent agent and agency CEO, he has helped guide the careers of Regis Philbin, Seymour Cassel, Jaclyn Smith, Michael Emerson and Chandra Wilson.

In a conversation with alumnus and Business Development Executive for North America Screen International Danny De Lillo, Mr. Abrams offered not only anecdotes from his impressive career but also thoughtful advice to young actors on working with agents at every stage of their professional life.
Harry Abrams (left) with moderator Danny De Lillo