HBO Films

Bessie

Available on HBO NOW

Shelby Stone

Executive Producer

Shelby Stone

Shelby Stone is president of production at Flavor Unit.

Stone’s focus is overseeing the company’s projects made in partnership with major film and television studios.

Since joining the company in 2009, Stone has developed numerous film and television projects at CBS, TriStar, Sony, Lifetime, HBO, Vh1, Netflix and Hulu. During her tenure, Stone has executive produced the hit titles Bessie, Single Ladies and Steel Magnolias, and has produced over 100 hours of television.

For years prior to Flavor Unit, Stone helmed as senior vice president of production and development at Foxx King Productions, and executive produced features for HBO Films.

Stone has received over 80 nominations for her work in entertainment. She has received a Golden Globe, an Emmy, a Screen Actor’s Guild Award, a George G. Peabody Award, an American Film Institute Award, a NAACP Image Award and an Academy Award nomination.