Marsha Oglesby infuses passion with experience. An award-winning film, television, and digital content producer, she brings 25 years of film industry expertise to Advance Originals, and a singular intuition for what works on-screen.
Prior to Advance Originals, Oglesby was an in-house producer at Indigenous Media – a multiplatform digital channel on both Hulu and YouTube that broke new ground with award-winning scripted dramas and unscripted short documentaries. She was Director of Operations at Wigs which inked a programming, marketing and distribution partnership with FOX Broadcasting Company in 2013. She has produced feature films, such as Righteous Kill, 88 Minutes, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, Rules of Attraction and Things You Can Tell Just By Looking At Her, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and won its category “Un Certain Regard” at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival. Other television projects include the hit USA limited series The Starter Wife, for which she was nominated for an Emmy for Best Mini-Series, and as a Producer of the Year Award by the Producer’s Guild. She co-produced the NBC mini-series, Uprising, which earned her the prestigious Christopher Award in 2001. Oglesby attended Southern Methodist University and the University of Pittsburgh, Semester at Sea.