M. Blair Breard is a New York based Producer and DGA Production Manager. Her work in film began with John Sayles’ Passion Fish. Since then, she has co-produced, and/or served as the production manager on a number of films with a variety of directors. Notable amongst them were I Shot Andy Warhol, written and directed by Mary Harron, starring Lili Taylor, nominated for Sundance and Independent Spirit Awards; the Indie cult favorite Pootie Tang, written and directed by award-winning comedian Louis C.K., starring Chris Rock; the critically acclaimed Margaret, written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan, starring Anna Paquin, Matt Damon, Matthew Broderick, and Mark Ruffalo, and Margot at the Wedding, written and directed by Noah Baumbach, starring Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Jack Black, nominated for Independent Spirit and Gotham Awards. Breard was the supervising producer on Mitch Alboms’ For One More Day, directed by Lloyd Kramer, starring Michael Imperioli and Ellen Burstyn, nominated for a DGA award.
Most recently, Breard co-produced the feature film Just Wright, for FOX, starring Queen Latifah, Common, and Paula Patton. She also served as the co-executive producer on a pilot for Showtime entitled Gurland on Gurland, starring Andrew Gurland, and executive produced by Glenn Gordon Caron.