Ben Lu 陆毅鹏




Ben Lu 陆毅鹏


Ben Lu is the founding partner and Executive Director of Electric Panda Entertainment. Ben is also a multiple award-winning commercial producer and director, as well as a scripted drama and feature films producer. His latest 4-season long prime time television drama series BLOOD AND WATER Season 1 & 2 was nominated for the CSA for Best Dramatic Series 2 years in a roll, and has also garnered critical applauds and has launched a number of noteworthy North American Asian actors include Simu Liu (Shang Chi).Ben also speaks native Mandarin & Cantonese and has advised and produced for international dramas with Zee from India and many others from Greater China.  Over the years, Ben has garnered producing credits in the Sundance finalist The Kindergarten Teacher (2018), Ms Purple (2019), The Loneliest Whale (2021), Bisping (2022), Informer (2020), to name a few. He currently has over 20 projects in various stages of development.

祖籍广东,未及弱冠之年便留学英国伦敦, 攻读经济与欧共体市场, 移居加拿大后开始修读电影,师从希区柯克研究泰斗,英籍教授Robin Wood, 并开始投身到影视制片工作,主要集中在项目开发,融资到制作。近作包括北美首部全华裔演员阵容,备受好评的中英文演绎语言的美剧《血与水》(Blood and Water) ,并籍此剧, 慧眼发掘了几位华裔演员, 包括漫威大片《尚志》的主演刘思慕等。 他参与制片工作的纪录长片包括正在Hulu上映, 与好莱坞演员莱昂纳多·迪卡普里奥联合出品人的《孤独鲸鱼》; 以及为环球片场收购, 被视为该片场表现最佳的纪录长片《比斯平》。 在故事片方面, 他参与制片的包括由美籍韩裔导演全智泰执导,  入围 2019 辛丹斯电影节的《紫色女郎》;  融资工作方面的片子包括正在奈飞上演, 由玛吉·吉伦哈尔 (Maggie Gyllenhaal)主演的《幼儿园教师》 以获得 2019 年奥斯卡最佳短片《肤色》(Skin)改编而成的同名长片等。