Bill Kravitz is a manager with Rough Diamond Management and Productions and also a successful producer and casting director.
Bill Kravitz, born in Cleveland, began by studying film and media at University of Toledo, then at UCLA. After moving to LA, Bill’s career began at the box office tracking firm Exhibitor Relations Co. There he compiled box office grosses and release schedules from all the major studios. Following that he began working at UTA in ’98 where he quickly moved from the training program to the talent dept., and worked daily with actors such as Jack Black, Jason Lee and Jason Schwartzman. After 3 yrs. at UTA, Bill joined Rough Diamond Management and Productions. Here, as a manager he has developed a list of upcoming and well known actors including Janel Parrish (Pretty Little Liars), Shayna Rose (The Fresh Breat Band), and Taylor Dooley (Shark Boy and Lava Girl). One of Bill’s greatest accomplishments was putting former unknown Josh Holloway on the show Lost in 2004. In his over 7 years at Rough Diamond, Bill has built a strong stable of actors to manage at the same time found success as a producer and CD having been a co-producer on the films SENIOR SKIP DAY starring Lea Thompson, Tara Reid, Larry Miller and Norm Macdonald. Released to DVD on May 2008, and STEPHEN KING’SRIDING THE BULLET, starring Erika Christensen and David Arquette. Bill is also an Associate Producer on the upcoming faith based film THE LEAST AMONG YOU starring Lou Gossett, Jr. and Lauren Holly. Bill has helped cast and package over 20 Indy films including STANDER starring Thomas Jane, and the upcoming THE BREED starring Michelle Rodriguez, Taryn Manning, and Oliver Hudson.