Gary Safady Producer

Gary Safady is the president and founder of Safady Entertainment, LLC, which specializes in script development, finance and production. The team is well seasoned in all facets of the entertainment industry and brings together many strategic partnerships. Its mission is to establish two-to-three A-list projects a year that are highly marketable and appeal to a broad audience.

Currently, Safady Entertainment is in pre-production on its next film, Cobra 405, based on the book by Damien Lewis. Set in war-torn Beirut during the late ’70s, Cobra 405 tells the thrilling story of an extraordinary heist involving nine soldiers and $150 million in gold. The book is based on actual events and the heist is still regarded as one of the biggest bank raids in history.

Safady has more than 20 years of experience in real estate development. Since co-founding O&S Holdings, LLC in 1992, he has established himself as a leader in the development community. His resume includes 4.5 million square feet of development projects. Safady is also the co-founder of Monaco Pictures Entertainment, a leading national upscale movie-theater chain. The flagship Monaco Pictures is located in Huntsville, Alabama.

Safady holds a B.A. in business finance from Loyola Marymount University. He is active in many business-to-business organizations and philanthropic causes.