Melissa Aouate is President of Fabrik Entertainment, defining and executing the company’s creative vision across both development and production. Melissa joined Fabrik in 2014 as Senior Vice President and was appointed President of the company in 2017.
Prior to joining Fabrik, Melissa was a literary agent for ICM Partners representing television writers, novelists and personalities. She was an executive for Robert Zemeckis’ ImageMovers working on feature films including Flight starring Denzel Washington, Real Steel starring Hugh Jackman, the motion capture animation features Polar Express and Beowulf, and the Fox Television Studios/Showtime Emmy Award-winning original series The Borgias.
Fabrik’s prestigious slate of projects includes the series Bosch (Amazon), The Killing (AMC & Netflix), 100 Code (WGN & HBO Nordic), The Comedians (FX), Burn Notice (USA), American Odyssey (NBC), and The Good Guys (Fox). Melissa and Fabrik CEO Henrik Bastin drive the company’s relationships with a vast array of domestic and internationally recognized television creators, writers and production entities. Fabrik is known for its ability to translate international content to American audiences and vice versa.