EVP Series Development
Paul Frank has been working in the entertainment industry for over 25 years. A seasoned executive with experience on both the creative and business side. Frank has worked as an Agent, Studio Executive, Independent Producer, and Head of Programming for a cable network. Frank’s current position is EVP Sereis Development & Acquisitions for BabyFirst. Baby First is carried in over 60 million homes in the U.S., and is the leading provider of kids educational programming, spanning the baby and toddler years.
Prior to BabyFirst, Frank was Head of Television for Prospect Park, a leading Hollywood music, television and film management and production company. Frank served as Executive Producer on all projects. Recent series Executive Produced by Paul include, USA Networks #1 show, Royal Pains, as well as the quirky comedy Wilfred, starring Elijah Wood for FX.
Paul also ran the TV department at The Firm, and produced such quality projects as the Emmy nominated CBS mini-series Comanche Moon from Oscar & Pulitzer prize winning author Larry McMurtry. This prequel to the immensely popular Lonesome Dove, was a 6 hour television event that starred Val Kilmer, Elizabeth Banks, Karl Urban & Steve Zahn.
Frank has also held positions earlier in his career at Columbia/Tri-Star TV, and The William Morris Agency. Frank is a graduate from Northwestern University (Class of 1989), and currently resides in the Los Angeles area with his two sons Lewis & Benjamin.