Julia Coppola is Co-Creator, Executive Producer and NEW-GEN Founder. Ms. Coppola has edited the NEW-GEN Comic Book Series I through VI, and the origin series NEW-GEN: New Dawn printed and distributed by Marvel. Julia serves as Editor on the ongoing NEW-GEN Comic Series, and oversees the companies PR initiatives. As a former educator, Ms. Coppola is collaborating with Marvel to establish a NEW-GEN In School Comic Book program to educate students across the United States. Julia worked closely with Jeff Gomez and the Starlight Runner Team in the creation of the NEW-GEN Universe Story Bible. Ms. Coppola will serve as executive producer on the upcoming 3D CGI Animated Film NEW-GEN: DEADALUS RISING.
Ms. Coppola served as Chairman and financing partner to a former independent distribution company Gabriel Film Group. Ms. Coppola’s responsibilities included marketing and publicity oversight on such films as THE SIMIAN LINE (Harry Connick Jr., Lynn Redgrave, William Hurt, Jamey Sheridan) and the multiple-award winning Bobby G. Can’t Swim. As executive producer of BOBBY G. CAN’T SWIM, Ms. Coppola mounted the campaign for director John-Luke Montias that led to nominations at Hamptons International Film Festival, Torino International Festival of Young Cinema and won such festivals as Best New Director and New Directions Award at AFI Fest and the Grand Jury Award at Florida Film Festival. Ms. Coppola executive produced the documentary MONEY DRIVEN MEDICINE, which screened across the country, including a special screening for members of Congress at the U.S. Capitol.
Ms. Coppola has been recognized in Who’s Who Internationally as an individual of excellence in the field of entertainment and is a member of NY Women in Film and Television. Ms. Coppola received a BA from Notre Dame of Maryland University in Sciences and Secondary Education.