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March 21, 2013
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2013 NAB Show Gets Freaky and Funny with Paul Feig

Q&A with Creative Force behind "Bridesmaids" and "Freaks and Geeks" Added to Conference Schedule

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Award winning producer, director and writer Paul Feig ("Freaks and Geeks," "The Office," "Nurse Jackie," "Bridesmaids") will appear at the 2013 NAB Show as part of the session "Paul Feig: Entertaining by All Means Necessary." The Q&A session will be moderated by the award winning producer and director Alan Poul ("The Newsroom," "Rome," "Six Feet Under"). The session is produced in partnership with Film Independent, the nonprofit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival.

"Paul Feig: Entertaining by All Means Necessary" will take place Wednesday, April 10, from 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. The session will be presented as part of NAB Show’s Creative Master Series Conference which brings together key players in the entertainment industry and filmmaking community for an exploration of the craftsmanship of content. The 2013 NAB Show takes place April 6-11 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Feig has brought audiences ground-breaking TV shows like "Freaks and Geeks," "The Office," and "Nurse Jackie," as well as blockbuster comedies like "Bridesmaids." As the release of his next film "The Heat" starring Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy approaches, Feig will share with NAB Show attendees his insight on navigating the entertainment world and storytelling across media.

About NAB Show
NAB Show, held April 6-11 in Las Vegas, is the world's largest electronic media show covering filmed entertainment and the development, management and delivery of content across all mediums. With more than 90,000 attendees from 151 countries and 1,600+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace for digital media and entertainment. From creation to consumption, across multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is home to the solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and embrace content delivery to new screens in new ways. Complete details are available at www.nabshow.com.

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About NAB
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America's broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.