John entered the talent agency business in 1999 at Paradigm, later finding a home at ACME Talent and Literary. As a literary agent, John aided the careers of writers such as Catherine Coulter, Sandra Brown, Robert Ellis and Homer Hickam. He assisted many writers in the sale of their work by helping develop their screenplays & manuscripts into a more marketable product. John also represented ACME sitting as a judge for the Hollywood Film Festival, evaluating screenplay entries and hosting pitch sessions.
After ACME, John came together with other producers and opened Fortress Features. As the Director of Development, he sought out stories for Fortress to acquire and develop into rich film/television projects. He brought in such talents as Stan Lee, Dan Silva and many others.
In 2011, John opened the Los Angeles office of INDYCAR where he invited and managed celebrities at INDYCAR events and races. John also developed Branded Integrations for INDYCAR with TV shows like MYTHBUSTERS, LET’S MAKE A DEAL, BETTY WHITE’S OFF THEIR ROCKERS, STORAGE WARS and many other shows, and managed INDYCAR’s social media campaign for DreamWorks Animations 2013 film TURBO.
John prides his southern roots and ensures that his values will translate in his endeavors in the film industry.
Name: John W. Beach
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Company: Gravity Squared Entertainment, LLC
Occupation: Filmmaker, Manager and Producer
Film by Gravity Squared Entertainment/Mason Thomas Freeman Producer After the death of his mother, Farrell Cranch, on the guidance of his mysterious friend, Mr. Mann, sets out on a journey of self-discovery to find EDGEWATER. Along the way he meets a troubled family, becomes their farmhand and comes face to face with the man who abducted & nearly murdered him some 12 years earlier.
Film by Gravity Squared Entertainment/Mason Thomas Freeman (Drama) Producer A young woman uses the power and beauty of song to help her family escape the bondage of slavery in the American south.
The Gogo Life
Video by Gravity Squared Entertainment/Michael Mistroff (Reality-TV and Short) Producer 5 diva Gogo dancers living on the same house, competing for the same jobs. Beats. Bodies. Breakdowns.
Not Too Tart, Not Too Sweet
Film by Steve Loh (Short) Producer Two lemonade stands. Two rival mothers. Kung-fu.