WENDY ALANE WRIGHT | CEO
WAW Entertainment is a leading talent management firm in Los Angeles representing Actors, Models, Singers, Producers and Writers. Founded in 2007 by CEO Wendy Alane Wright, WAW has grown into a well-respected management firm with clients who have appeared on television networks such as ABC, NBC, TNT, CBS, HBO, Comedy Central, BIO, SyFy, Lifetime, and more. Some of the projects our clients have booked are TV shows including “Modern Family,” “Blackish,” “Extant,” “The Colony,” “Animal Kingdom,” “My Haunted House,” "American Horror Story," "Walk The Prank," “Henry Danger,” "Nightshift," "Sharp Objects," as well as hundreds of commercials for major spots including Shutterfly, Mercedes, Visa, Taco Bell, Universal Studios, Homegoods, Walmart, Justice, Target, Honda, Legos, Hot Wheels, and many more.
As one of the most successful management firms in Los Angeles, WAW has strong connections in Hollywood. Through our strategic guidance our star clients have signed with leading talent agencies including BMG Models, Mavrick, Abrams Artists, Coast to Coast, APA, Osbrink, Paloma Models and Talent, Ford Models, Funny Face Talent, MMG Models NY, Clear Talent, Media Artists Agency, LB Talent, Daniel Hoff Agency, Bobby Ball Agency, CESD and more. WAW has strong relationship with Casting Directors.
Before becoming a Manager, Wright was a Talent Agent representing artists including the Four Tops and Deniece Williams. She spent five years as an Executive Assistant to top industry executives including John Singleton, Addis Weschler, Booh Schut, Terry Lippman, Lee Solters, Jeff Sydney, Susan Ferris and Jerry Kalajian.
Wright teaches the business of acting throughout the country and is on the faculty of several schools including the New York Studio for Stage and Screen in North Carolina. She is an expert contributor to Backstage Magazine and has appeared in numerous other magazines, on radio shows and talk shows including “The Oprah Winfrey Show" where she talked talked about the Power of Attraction with Louise Hay. Wright is also the author of the book "An Ordinary Girl's Dialogue With God; Contrary Action" and 7 books in the series "Secrets of a Hollywood Talent Manager." She hosts a popular You Tube Channel which educates actors world wide. Her 30+ years of showbiz experience gives Wendy Alane Wright a 360-degree perspective of the industry.
WAW recently produced their first short film "Stardust" which is successfully making the festival rounds.
CORISSA BAER | Jr. Manager
Corissa Baer, a native of Hawaii, has an extensive background in theatre. She began performing at the age of 5 and as a teen taught acting for several years to children. At 18, she became the youngest Stage Manager her professional theatre community has had. Baer has worked as crew of the TV show "The Biggest Loser" and currently does PA work for Sasha Baron Cohen. Corissa is an actress, producer, writer, editor and Jr. Talent Manager with WAW Entertainment. She is passionate about helping actors on (and sometimes off) the roster prepare for the their next steps.
She hopes everyone stays inspired and motivated and remember... "All Representation likes to "Run with the Wolves", in addition to everything they do for you, keep moving forward on your side too! What's great is everyone on your team wants you to win. Let's make it happen! See you on the screen."
ABOUT WAW ENTERTAINMENT
TIA BROWN | Social Media & Commercial/Print Manager
Tia is responsible for planning effective social media strategies for clients and being “up to date" on all new technologies, trends, and applications related to social media. Tia also runs the Commercial Print Department and works to develop the careers of our star clients.
On a personal note, Tia graduated college with a major in Psychology and worked for her church until children showed an interest in the Arts. Tia dove in and helped them succeed, along with many other many young artists. Tia is also humanitarian and missionary with many mission trips under her belt. She is devoted to helping animals and has testified in animal cruelty cases helping to impose tougher punishments to animal abusers.