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Lisa Stewart is currently producing Sony Pictures Animation’s original computer animated musical Vivo, which features songs and lyrics written by award-winning creative force Lin Manuel Miranda and is slated for theatrical release in November 2020.
Prior to joining Sony Pictures Animation in October 2016, Lisa was a film producer at DreamWorks Animation Studios for Turbo, Madly Madagascar, and Monsters vs. Aliens. She also served as executive producer on Twentieth Century Fox’s This Means War.
Lisa graduated from Stanford University and then began her career in the film industry at Sony Pictures Entertainment in 1995 as an associate producer for Academy Award-nominated Jerry Maguire. In 1997, she became senior vice president of Vinyl Films and went on to serve as co-producer of Almost Famous. In addition, she was the executive producer for Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, producer for I Think I Love My Wife, and co-producer for Herbie Fully Loaded.