September 13th, 2022

Connie Kennedy

A veteran film and TV producer, Connie has consistently been at the forefront of emerging technologies to facilitate both physical and virtual production. She is currently the Director of the Los Angeles Lab at Epic Games, where she is responsible for education and industry adoption of Unreal Engine in film and television, working with top studios to leverage real-time video game engines in innovative ways on projects such as The Mandalorian and Westworld.

Previously, she co-founded Profile Studios, a pioneer in virtual production with credits including Star Wars: Episode VII and Avengers: Endgame. She also served as virtual production producer for Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s VR experience Carne y Arena which was awarded a Special Achievement Oscar.