Brian Carmody is a commercial, theater, film, immersive media and television Producer who is the co-founder of leading virtual reality experience studio, Here Be Dragons and co-founder / managing partner of international production company SMUGGLER, Ad Age's 2017 production company of the year. Brian, along with Patrick, continues to be a leader in creating first-class work throughout the world, with a clear focus on storytelling and working with first-class creative talent to create impactful and acclaimed work, regardless of the medium or platform, from Tony Award Winning Broadway plays, a Grammy-winning album, to Cannes Lions, Grand Prix, Palme d’Ors, Webby’s, Clios, and Emmy-awarded storytelling.
Notable projects include most recently, the Emmy awarded best commercial work with John Malkovich and Squarespace, the international hit and 8 x Tony Award Winning Musical Once , feature films Greetings From Tim Buckley and Weightless , Broadway hit Seminar , starring Alan Rickman and extended by Jeff Goldblum and the stage adaptation of Robert Evans memoir The Kid Stays in the Picture, written and directed by Simon McBurney, which had a sold-out limited engagement this March 2017 in London at the Royal Court Theatre to critical acclaim and comes to Broadway for a limited run in September 2018. Brian served as chairman of the Association of Independent Commercial Producers in 2010.
Upcoming film projects include Wild Geese and Becket , adapted by Academy Award Winner William Monahan (The Departed, Kingdom of Heaven).