Leslie Cohen

Executive Producer | Producer

Leslie Cohen is Senior Vice President of Content Acquisitions for WarnerMedia, HBO/HBOMAX, responsible for acquiring films from major studios, independent suppliers, international partners, and Latin content-including films, concerts, comedy specials, and series. In addition to the staple of film content for the platform, Leslie acquires artist-forward films for WarnerMedia’s 150. She developed the Entre Nos Comedy series with Viva Pictures, the Latin Grammy Award-winning series En Letra De Otra with Sony Music Latin, and other concert films, including Shakira, Juan Luis Guerra, and Romeo Santos. Leslie is currently a Producer on HBO Latino’s Habla documentary series and Executive Producer/Producer on the live-action narrative 150 film project, Brownsville Bred. Leslie represents HBOMAX at top-tier film festivals, where she often serves as a judge in film competitions. She is an Advisory Board Member for Florida’s Gasparilla International Film Festival and emeritus Board Member of the Picture House Regional Film Center in New York. Leslie is a strong supporter of and partner to music studios, emerging independent artists, and producers worldwide. She holds a BA from Dartmouth College and an MBA from New York University.