In addition to launching the organization Fair Fight — shifting the nationwide narrative around voting rights — Stacey Abrams starred in the documentary “All In: The Fight for Democracy,” has written numerous books and is endlessly featured as a panelist or keynote speaker. She is also part of United Talent Agency’s roster of premiere clientele.
And while Hollywood’s talent agencies have always repped political figures, they are all taking their clients to a new level.
“It is our job as agents to make sure that our finger is on the pulse of all that is going on and moving and shaping in culture,” Darnell Strom said of representing a political figure such as Abrams. He knows that with so many different ways to communicate, such clients require the right experts to navigate their careers in a more streamlined fashion.
As head of UTA’s culture and leadership division, he saw the need to create a “suite of…