Gena Desclos

Senior Vice President, Post Production
HBO
Gena Desclos is senior vice president, Post Production, for Home Box Office, and is responsible for overseeing post production on all HBO original series, films and miniseries. Prior to 2010, she had been the vice president overseeing post in the series division.

Currently, Desclos is overseeing 7 post executives who collectively cover approximately 60 projects. During her tenure, she directly supervised such shows as Big Love, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Deadwood, Sex and the City, Six Feet Under, The Sopranos, The Wire, Entourage, True Blood, Treme, The Deuce and Vinyl.

Desclos joined HBO as director, Post Production in March 2002, where she supervised series post production, and was promoted to vice president, Post Production, in June 2006. She also freelanced as post supervisor for HBO’s award-winning and critically acclaimed The Corner and Sex and the City before coming on board full time.

Prior to HBO, Desclos held various production, post production and producer titles for both broadcast and cable networks as well as film studios between 1992 and 2002. She began her career as a producer’s assistant at Lucas Film TV Ltd.

Desclos holds a B.A. in Psychology and English Literature from Skidmore College and a M.A. in Mass Communications/TV Production from Emerson College.

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