Ron Simons

Producer, Blue Caprice
Nominated for: Best First Feature

RON SIMONS is a Tony Award-winning producer and actor. He is founder and president of SimonSays Entertainment which produced the critically acclaimed films: Night Catches Us, Gun Hill Road, Blue Caprice and Ma George (all of which premiered at Sundance). He also produced Porgy & Bess (Tony Award), A Streetcar Named Desire and Radio Golf.

SimonSays Entertainment, founded in 2009, is a film and theatre production company whose mission is to Tell Every Story™ with a particular focus on narratives that dig deeply into the outsider’s struggle for dignity and acceptance and how that journey unfolds in the ever-changing American tapestry.