Joanne Roberts Wiles is a Founding Partner at ICM Partners, a talent and literary agency representing clients in the fields of motion pictures, television, publishing, music, theater, branded entertainment and digital media. ICM Partners is one of the predominant agencies in the United States and Europe, with its principal offices in Los Angeles, New York and London.
Ms. Wiles excels in the representation of multi-hyphenates – artists who write, direct, act, produce and deftly traverse between television, film, digital and publishing. A quick perusal of her client list attests to the broad range of talent she represents and her ability to leverage each artist’s skill-sets and ambitions into unique careers. At every film festival, from Sundance to SXSW to Toronto, Venice, Cannes and New York, Ms. Wiles’ clients create content that stimulates conversation. Ms. Wiles client list includes The Duplass Brothers (HBO’s TOGETHERNESS, HBO’s ROOM 104, Fox Searchlight’s CYRUS), Charlie McDowell & Justin Lader (Radius’ THE ONE I LOVE, Netflix’s THE DISCOVERY), Patrick Brice (Orchard’s THE OVERNIGHT), Sean Baker (A24’s THE FLORIDA PROJECT, Magnolia’s TANGERINE), Duke Johnson (Paramount’s ANOMALISA), The Zellner Brothers (KUMIKO, THE TREASURE HUNTER), Alex Pettyfer (Warner Bro.’s MAGIC MIKE, Dreamworks’ I AM NUMBER FOUR), Gregg Araki (MYSTERIOUS SKIN), David LaChapelle and Steve Shainberg (Lionsgate’s SECRETARY, Picturehouse’s FUR).
Ms. Wiles graduated from The Wharton School of Economics. Following graduation, Ms. Wiles worked on Wall Street at Salomon Brothers in the Mergers & Acquisition Department. She made her break into entertainment working for Harvey Weinstein at Miramax and then moved over to Sony Pictures to work in the management training program under Peter Guber and Jon Peters. Ms. Wiles currently resides in Los Angeles with her two children.