Nghia D. Nguyen

Vice-President and General Counsel

Nghia is responsible for overseeing all aspects of Breakthrough Entertainment’s business and legal affairs. Throughout his 17-year career, he has served as both corporate counsel and production lawyer on numerous television, feature film and digital media projects. He has also taken an active role in identifying and bringing projects to Breakthrough.  As Co-Executive Producer on Atomic Betty, he received two Gemini Award nominations for the series.

He has extensive experience in intellectual property, corporate/commercial law and all other elements of entertainment law. A graduate of the University of Victoria (LL.B.) and McGill University (B.Sc.), he was called to the Bars of British Columbia and Manitoba in 1996, and the Bar of Ontario in 2000. He is a member of the ACCT, the Canadian and American Bar Associations, and the Law Societies of B.C., Manitoba and Upper Canada, and has appeared on numerous panels as a guest speaker in the film and television industry.


People

Peter Williamson

Peter Williamson

Partner, Executive Producer
Ira Levi

Ira Levy

Partner, Executive Producer

Michael McGuigan

Partner, Chief Financial Officer
President, Distribution

Nat Abraham

Partner, President, Distribution
Craig McGillivray

Craig McGillivray

Vice President, Distribution
Nahid Islam

Nahid Islam

Head of Post Production

Beth Fraikorn

Head of Alternative Content, USA