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Diana Barton

Part Time Faculty (2011)
B.S. Emerson College

Diana is a Hollywood veteran with over 20 years of experience in live and taped events such as The Academy Awards, The Emmy Awards, the 26th Olympiad Opening and Closing Ceremonies, and many more. Diana's roles in the television and movie industries include Script Supervisor, Production Supervisor, Associate Director, Coordinating Producer and Producer. She is also a proud member of the Directors Guild of America (television). Although Diana spent most of her career in Los Angeles working, in 2002 she decided to come back to New England to start a new family. Although the Emerson Channel takes up most of her time, she still does freelance television work such as "The Mark Twain Prize," "Library of Congress Gershwin Prize," and all the New York commemorations of the 9-11 attack. She also has found a niche in televising red carpets, notably the "2012 ABC Emmys Red Carpet" which she produced.


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Emerson College students at Cannes Film Festival

Emerson Students Cannes Blog

Emerson students will be chronicling their experiences at the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival. Read about their trip to the most prestigious film festival in the world.

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Visual & Media Arts Associate Professor Diane Lake has written screenplays for Columbia, Disney, Miramax, Paramount, and many independent producers.