Lynda Obst

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Lynda Obst, author of the bestseller Hello, He Lied, was an editor for The New York Times Magazine before entering the film industry. She has produced more than sixteen feature films, including How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Contact, The Fisher King, Adventures in Babysitting, Hope Floats, and two films with Nora Ephron, Sleepless in Seattle and This Is My Life. She is now producing television as well. 

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Sleepless in Hollywood


Lynda Obst on Hollywood and Foreign Markets

Lynda Obst, author of Sleepless in Hollywood and producer of 16 feature films, talks about Hollywood’s reliance on foreign markets and what films play best overseas.