Ian Frileck

Senior Vice President, Domestic Distribution at Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures

Ian Frileck is a longtime veteran in film distribution, after previously working in physical TV & Film production early in his career.  He oversees the Western Division for Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures and he brings a wealth of film knowledge to ESMP joining the company after over 11 years at Paramount Pictures and stints at The Weinstein Company and Pacific Theatres.  Besides securing dates for ESMP’s theatrical releases, Ian advises on acquisitions, trailers and marketing for all films, most notably Chappaquiddick and Hostiles.

Ian loves movies and while at Paramount he worked on the Mission Impossible & Transformers franchises as well as smaller titles, such as Flags of Our Fathers and Nebraska.  Ian received his undergraduate degree from Boston University and an MBA from California State University Northridge.