Joe Weinstock

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Joe Weinstock is currently Senior Vice President of Development of Leftfield Pictures, previously serving as Head of West Coast Development for LFP.

Since his start in 2015, he personally spearheaded 6 projects to series across multiple networks, a 2-hour special for National Geographic and multiple pilot and development deals.  Prior to joining LFP, he was the Senior Director of Development for Discovery Channel where he managed the development and production of such programs as BLUE GRASS BOYS, PORTER RIDGE and GAME OF STONES for which he also held Executive Producer credits.

Before joining Discovery, Weinstock was Vice President of Production & Development for Gurney Productions and earned Co-Executive Producer credit for DUCK DYNASTY, AUCTION HUNTERS, AMERICAN DIGGER, HAUNTED COLLECTOR, HOLLYWOOD TREASURE, AMERICAN GUNS and many others.  Prior to Gurney Productions, he was Senior Director, Original Series for Spike TV. He was a part of the Spike development team for five years (beginning as an assistant) and was involved in the production and development of a slate of shows including BAR RESCUE, DEADLIEST WARRIOR, AUCTION HUNTERS, MANSWERS, PROS VS. JOES, DEA and 1000 WAYS TO DIE.

Weinstock started his entertainment career in 2005 in Los Angeles at MTV Networks in the business and legal affairs department at Comedy Central. He brought with him an extensive legal background from his home state of Oklahoma.  Weinstock earned his juris doctor from the University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma and worked as a trial attorney in Tulsa, in addition to teaching Speech Communication at Oklahoma State University.

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