Cory Watson

Vice President, Executive Producer, Thinkwell Media

Cory is an award-winning filmmaker and creative executive and the leader of the Thinkwell Media team.


Cory actively writes and produces filmed content and mixed-media experiences for clients including Warner Bros., Universal Studios, Sony Pictures, Paramount Pictures, the Regis Corp., as well as countless Thinkwell location-based-media clients. His experience spans multipart broadcast documentaries, national commercials, original branded digital content, tent-pole movie and TV marketing, weekly cable TV series, digital network programming, and a range of interactive media explorations. He loves creative production in all shapes and sizes and excels at leading multi-disciplinary groups of diverse talents.

Prior to Thinkwell Media, Cory produced acclaimed programs for The Discovery Channel, TLC, The National Geographic Society, The National Institute on Drug Abuse, The National Park Service, and many others.


Bachelor of Science, Syracuse University—S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, New York


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Senior Vice President & Executive Producer, Creative Content, New Wave Entertainment, Los Angeles
Senior Producer, Morningstar Entertainment
Senior Producer, Issembert Productions, Washington D.C

Select Project Experience

Despicable Me 1-3: Documentary and Special Exclusive Marketing Content, Universal
Pegasus Cup Branded Web Series, Pegasus Corporation
Regis Commercials, Regis Corporations
SING: Documentary and Marketing Content, Universal
Mad Max Fury Road, Warner Bros.
Fast and Furious 4-7, Universal
Harry Potter films, Warner Bros.
The Statue of Liberty – Building a Colossus, TLC Discovery Networks
Dinosaurs on Earth: Then and Now,National Geographic Society
Phobias: Living in Terror, Discovery Channel