2013 NAB Show Gets Freaky and Funny with Paul Feig

Thu Mar 21, 2013 12:44pm EDT

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-- Q&A with Creative Force behind "Bridesmaids" and "Freaks and Geeks" Added to
Conference Schedule -- 

WASHINGTON--(Business Wire)--
Award winning producer, director and writer Paul Feig ("Freaks and Geeks," "The
Office," "Nurse Jackie," "Bridesmaids") will appear at the 2013 NAB Show as part
of the session "Paul Feig: Entertaining by All Means Necessary." The Q&A session
will be moderated by the award winning producer and director Alan Poul ("The
Newsroom," "Rome," "Six Feet Under"). The session is produced in partnership
with Film Independent, the nonprofit arts organization that produces the Spirit
Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival.

Paul Feig (Photo: National Association of Broadcasters)

"Paul Feig: Entertaining by All Means Necessary" will take place Wednesday,
April 10, from 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. The session will be presented as part of
NAB Show`s Creative Master Series Conference which brings together key players
in the entertainment industry and filmmaking community for an exploration of the
craftsmanship of content. The 2013 NAB Show takes place April 6-11 in Las Vegas,

Feig has brought audiences ground-breaking TV shows like "Freaks and Geeks,"
"The Office," and "Nurse Jackie," as well as blockbuster comedies like
"Bridesmaids." As the release of his next film "The Heat" starring Sandra
Bullock and Melissa McCarthy approaches, Feig will share with NAB Show attendees
his insight on navigating the entertainment world and storytelling across media.

About NAB Show

NAB Show, held April 6-11, 2013 in Las Vegas, is the world's largest electronic
media show covering filmed entertainment and the development, management and
delivery of content across all mediums. With more than 90,000 attendees from 151
countries and 1,600+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace for
digital media and entertainment. From creation to consumption, across multiple
platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is home to the solutions that
transcend traditional broadcasting and embrace content delivery to new screens
in new ways. Complete details are available at www.nabshow.com. 

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About NAB

The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for
America's broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in
legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and
innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen
their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at

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