Beginning his career as an assistant at International Creative Management in 1985, Polone left ICM in 1989 to join Bauer/Benedek, a leading boutique agency. Bauer/Benedek evolved into United Talent Agency, where he was made partner.
In 1996, he abandoned his career as an agent in and partnered with Judy Hofflund to form Hofflund/Polone, a talent management and production company. Through Hofflund/Polone, he serves as an executive producer on the Emmy Award nominated series Curb Your Enthusiasm and Gilmore Girls.
In the summer of 2001, Polone formed Pariah, which has produced several scripted and reality series for broadcast and cable networks and is currently in production on the new F/X show, Thief, starring Andre Braugher, as well as pilots for ABC and HBO. On the big screen, Polone has produced Drop Dead Gorgeous, Stir of Echoes, Panic Room, Secret Window and the recently released Seeing Other People. Pariah most recently wrapped production on the upcoming film Little Manhattan, which will be distributed later this year by 20th Century Fox.
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