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Robert Bell

VP, Production and Development

Rob Bell is VP, Production and Development at Dark Castle Entertainment.

Rob started at Dark Castle Entertainment in 2015 as an Executive Assistant in the Production & Development department, working on films: The Nice Guys, written and directed by Shane Black, starring Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe; Suburbicon, directed by George Clooney, starring Matt Damon and Julianne Moore; and Superfly, starring Michael K Williams.

Rob became a Story Editor in 2018 and later, Director of Development in 2022. More recently, he co-produced Dark Castle’s prequel to 2009’s Orphan, Orphan: First Kill, starring Julia Stiles and Isabelle Fuhrman. Currently, Bell is co-producing Dark Castle’s TV series adaptation of 2011’s Unknown.

Prior to Dark Castle, Rob was a Script Reader for Paradigm and in the Distribution department at Open Road Films, working on films such as Chef, written, directed by, and starring Jon Favreau; Nightcrawler, written and directed by Dan Gilroy and starring Jake Gyllenhaal; and Spotlight, written and directed by Tom McCarthy, starring Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo and Rachel McAdams.