Zola Mashariki

Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Zola B. Mashariki is currently a Senior Vice President of Production at Fox Searchlight Pictures in Los Angeles. She is a graduate of Dartmouth College and Harvard Law School and a former corporate attorney at Proskauer Rose LLP in New York and Manatt, Phelps and Phillips LLP in Los Angeles. Ms. Mashariki has worked on a number of feature films, including ANTWONE FISHER, IN AMERICA, KINSEY, THE NAMESAKE, FAST FOOD NATION, THE SAVAGES, SECRET LIFE OF BEES, and NOTORIOUS. She recently completed OUR FAMILY WEDDING, a clash-of-cultures comedy starring America Ferrera and Forest Whitaker, and JUST WRIGHT, a romantic comedy starring Queen Latifah, Common, and Paula Patton.

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1940
Senior Vice President of Production