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Speaker/Panelist
MARJORIE WILLIAMS

MARJORIE WILLIAMS is Senior Business Affairs Executive at Amazon Studios  where she negotiates above-the-line scripted television deals for Prime Video original  programming. She joined from United Talent Agency where she negotiated UTA client  deals across the agency’s various departments (i.e. TV Lit, Alternative, Talent, Podcasts,  Media Rights and Voiceovers & Endorsements). Prior to UTA, Marjorie was VP, Business  & Legal Affairs at Endemol Shine, where she handled development and production  matters for Endemol’s US and LATAM teams. Prior to that, she was Senior Counsel,  Business & Legal Affairs at Comedy Central where at the time, she was one of a handful of  Viacom attorneys primarily focused on new media transactions across SVOD/AVOD and  other digital platforms (e.g. Sirius XM and Snapchat). Marjorie began her career at BET  Networks where she worked on shows such as “The Game”, “Being Mary Jane”, the “BET  Awards” and “Sunday Best”.


Marjorie is a Los Angeles native who holds a B.A. from Howard University, M.A. from the University of Oklahoma, J.D. from  Loyola Law School, and an Executive M.B.A. from the University of Michigan. She is also a Major in the Air Force Reserves  with 20+ years of combined active duty and reserve service, where she has worked out of embassies abroad and supported  Operations Iraqi and Enduring Freedom.