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 also co-produced the feature film Just Wright for Fox, starring Queen Latifah, Common, and Paula Patton. Most recently, Breard served as the executive producer on The Drop starring Tom Hardy and James Gandolfini, directed by Academy Award® nominated Michael Roskam.
In addition, Breard has handled additional photography on many projects including Universal’s Wanted, Fox's The Big Year and Notorious, and Paramount's Get Rich or Die Tryin' and The Love Guru.