CEO & PRESIDENT
Katy Wallin is the CEO and Founder of award-winning entertainment company MysticArt Pictures. She is the creative force behind delivering well over 5000 hours of scripted and unscripted television including series, pilots and presentations for every major broadcast and cable network. Katy has spent two decades creating, developing, and packaging talent-driven content in every genre of entertainment; her vision is to be a global presence in a content-driven economy utilizing current and emerging technologies while combining a proven 25-year track record in identifying talent across platforms. Wallin approaches each new business challenge with her intrinsic flair for innovation, entrepreneurial spirit, and creative problem solving, and is a firm believer that “anything is possible.” Read More..
From her beginnings in small-town Eugene, Oregon, Katy’s vision and personal passion for storytelling have brought MysticArt Pictures to a global presence. Katy has discovered and cultivated talent that won over home audiences on some of the most instrumental programs to influence television, including discovering the cast for one of the longest-running television franchises in history, Power Rangers. Katy uses her years of experience working with and discovering talent to elevate simple concepts to groundbreaking new series. MysticArt has consistently delivered hundreds of hours of content each year, made possible by Katy’s relentless optimism, contagious energy, and mission to bring positive change to people’s lives through entertainment.
As an Executive Producer, Katy utilizes her extensive relationships to build the best package for each project’s success. Katy recently launched WonderWorks Entertainment, a full-service production company specializing in the creation, development, and production of unscripted television, scripted television, feature films, digital, mobile, and branded content and has deals at cable, broadcast, and digital networks.
In addition to her impressive television accomplishments, Katy is a prolific film producer and has raised private equity to finance and package critically-acclaimed films. Katy has a passion for working on projects that promote positive family values and a desire to cherish classic literary achievements through the film medium inspired her to produce time-honored classic Where the Red Fern Grows, which stars rock musician Dave Matthews and Kris Kristofferson and was distributed by Walt Disney.
The film received several awards, including the Crystal Heart Award at the Heartland Film Festival. She has also teamed up with writer/director Jeff Probst to produce critically-acclaimed film Finder’s Fee, starring iconic actor James Earl Jones, Oscar-nominated actor Robert Forster, Erik Palladino, Matthew Lillard, and Ryan Reynolds. Wallin and Probst teamed up again for coming-of-age drama “KISS ME," starring Sarah Bolger, Emily Osment, John Corbett, Jenna Fischer, Rita Wilson, Missi Pyle, and Steven Weber and written by Liz Sarnoff (Lost, Deadwood, Marco Polo). Katy also produced Tom Green’s feature film, Prankstar, which he starred in as well as wrote and directed. Wallin packaged feature films with E! Entertainment to introduce original movies to the network and Executive Produced Romantic Comedy 101.
Her superior work in the Motion Picture and Television Industry has been featured on Entertainment Tonight, Access Hollywood, Extra, MTV, Entertainment Weekly, The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, People Magazine, LA Times, and the New York Times. She has served as the Vice-President of the Casting Society of America, and co-founded the Women’s Image Network; a non-profit organization which offers development money to those who create projects for film and television which depict women in a positive light.
By challenging herself and her team to attain excellence, Katy has been paramount in influencing the entertainment industry, and strives to mold the future of television with each new business venture.
Director of Casting and Development
Director of Talent and Operations
Senior Talent Producer
Senior Talent Producer
Captain of Technology