Shannon founded Premiere Talent Management over 20 years ago and represents actors in both Canada and the United States. She carries a solid business background and has particular strengths in management and negotiation.
Shannon has landed roles for her clients on major feature films, series regulars and recurring roles on shows such as, Bates Motel, Fargo, Cedar Cove, Ascension, Played, Perception, The Closer, Call Me Fitz, Once Upon a Time, Rookie Blue, Falling Skies, Arrow, The Killing, Psych, Girlfriend’s Guide to Divorce and features such as Mission Impossible, Twilight,
Rise of the Palent of the Apes, Tomorrowland, Diary of a Wimpy Kid , If I Stay, Monster Trucks,This Means War, Age of Adaline, Descendants and 50 Shades of Grey.
Shannon is extremely successful in negotiating for her clients to achieve their career goals. She strives to extend personal attention to all of her clients in more of a managerial way and has a very specific approach in guiding them toward the right projects for long term success. This way of management along with her years and experience in the business comes down to great results and success for her clients.
Annika is a recent graduate of McMaster University with an honours double-major in communications & multimedia. She specializes in social media, guiding businesses and personal profiles to maintain a successful and impactful online presence.
Through her continuous industry-based social media research, Annika is developing advancement strategies for traditional film, television, and commercial clients who hope to successfully integrate into the online digital market.
Her passion, ambition and knowledge of the industry continues to expand under the mentorship of senior-level agent, Shannon Richardson.