Co-Head of The Digital Media Department & TV Packaging Agent | CAA
Frank Jung Co-Founded and is Co-Head of The Digital Media Department and TV Packaging Agent at CAA. He is one of the first diverse leaders at a talent agency and Jung and his team work with the agencies’ traditional and digital endemic clients focusing in areas such as: packaging series and movies, branded entertainment, representation, building new businesses and has an advisory/consulting practice.
His diverse client lists include representing Joe Penna, who was a YouTube star turned filmmaker with his film ARCTIC Premiering at Cannes 2018 and was in theatres 2019, and now is currently shooting his next movie STOWAWAY starring Anna Kendrick and Toni Collette. He represents Oscar Winning writer Graham Moore for THE IMITATION GAME; Alex Tse who is showrunning the Hulu series WU TANG; to the director Phil Abraham of DARE DEVIL/MAD MEN. Other multi-hyphenate talent include Anna Akana, Mamrie Hart, Meghan Rienks, Kristina Kuzmic, as well as comedian Jo Koy and Actor, writer, producer, Sung Kang from THE FAST AND FURIOUS franchise. He represents innovative production companies such as Stun and Lifeboat Productions and also started the TV business for Jason Blum helping Blumhouse TV become a full-fledged studio in 2017.
Jung has a unique eye to looking at new platforms and being the first to get projects launched, for example, COBRA KAI at YouTube, which has been watched by over 65 Million and also represents the Showrunners/Directors, Jon Hurwitz & Hayden Schlossberg; to representing Kerry Washington and putting together her Facebook show FIVE POINTS, which one of the first fully scripted drama series on that platform; to putting together HAND OF GOD which was one of the first Amazon owned drama series; to SPARTACUS, which was the first big budget series at Starz creating a path for many series after that; and many of the series coming out Jeffrey Katzenberg’s new platform, Quibi.
He has led the charge in the creation of new companies, including Brian Grazer and Ron Howard’s New Form, Jake and Jon Avnet’s Indigenous Media behind 60 Second Docs and FIVE POINTS; Paul Feig’s new company, POWDERKEG and advising companies such as Gunpowder & Sky’s next generation sci-fi brand, DUST.
Jung is from Seattle, Washington, and graduated from the University of Washington with degrees in Political Science, Business, and Economics.