Seizing The Power - Creator's Studio 2 - Friday June 22, 2018
Odell is currently a partner of 3Pas Studios with Mexico’s most beloved comedy star, writer, and director Eugenio Derbez. Odell most recently produced the MGM/Lionsgate/Pantelion feature “Overboard” along with Derbez. The Derbez and Anna Faris starrer is the biggest opening in Pantelion history. He also produced the Lionsgate/Pantelion feature “How to Be a Latin Lover” along with Derbez. The film stars Derbez, Salma Hayek, Rob Lowe, Kristen Bell, Raquel Welch, Rob Riggle, Linda Lavin and Rob Huebel. Odell was previously Head of Production for Pantelion Films. In his role at Pantelion, Odell developed and produced films aimed at the Hispanic market in the US, as well as for Mexico and Latin America. Amongst others, he produced the inspirational true story, “Spare Parts” starring George Lopez, Jamie Lee Curtis, and Marisa Tomei and the coming of age comedy, “Girl in Progress,” starring Eva Mendes, Derbez, and Patricia Arquette.