Movie executive and philanthropist Sherry Lansing will join Christie Hefner for a conversation about Lansing's new biography, Leading Lady: Sherry Lansing and the Making of a Hollywood Groundbreaker (written by Stephen Galloway). Please note: Dress code for this event is business casual. Denim is not permitted. For more information or to reserve your space, please call The Book Stall at 847-446-8880.
This definitive biography traces Lansing's groundbreaking journey to become the first female head of a major motion picture studio, shares behind-the-scenes tales from movie sets and Hollywood boardrooms, and explains what inspired her to walk away from it all to start the Sherry Lansing Foundation.
Christie Hefner is the former chairman and chief executive officer of Playboy Enterprises, the company created by her father, Hugh Hefner. She stepped down from her position at Playboy on January 30, 2009. She is currently chairman of the board of Hatch Beauty, and serves on the advisory board of Springboard Enterprises.
The definitive biography of movie executive and philanthropist Sherry Lansing traces her groundbreaking journey to become the first female head of a major motion picture studio, sharing behind-the-scenes tales from movie sets and Hollywood boardrooms.