Talent Guide

Krista Parris

  • Discipline:Producer
  • Program Year:Fast Track 2009, Fast Track 2021


Krista Parris is a Gotham and Spirit-nominated producer. Select producing credits include Josephine Decker’s Madeline’s Madeline, which The New Yorker named as one of the Best Films of the Decade and Helena Howard’s performance as one of the best “Performances of the Century”; Lucky Grandma, dubbed “a once in a lifetime” film by Vice, with multiple media outlets naming Grandma Wong as the “most badass movie character of the year”; and Charles Ferguson’s six-part documentary series Watergate. She is currently developing a baseball comedy written by Emily Carmichael with director MJ Delaney (Ted Lasso), and a series of Lucky Grandma with Twentieth Century Fox.

Current Project

The Cow of Queens


A dying dad (think Don Quixote) and his trusty daughter go on one last wild adventure to save a runaway cow from the Butcher, chasing it through the streets of Queens.