Joseph P. Genier, also known as Joe Genier, is an American producer and production manager. He is a member of the Directors Guild of America and co-founded the Los Angeles-based television and film production, financing, and distribution company Capital Arts Entertainment.
He is best known for his work as a producer for the Madea series starring Tyler Perry. In MTV's supernatural television series Teen Wolf, Joseph initially worked as a unit production manager until he was finally promoted to executive producer between Season 2 and Season 3, working hand-in-hand with showrunner Jeff Davis.
Note: due to the extensive work Joseph Genier has done over his two decades in the film business, this filmography has been abridged. See external links below for the full list of television shows and movies he has produced.
|1994||Emmanuelle: First Contact||Production Manager; Second Unit|
|1994||Terminal Voyage||Assistant to Producer|
|1994||Reflections on a Crime||Production Assistant|
|1995||Twisted Love||Unit Production Manager|
|1995||Alien Terminator||Key Grip|
|1997||Casper: A Spirited Beginning||Unit Production Manager|
|1998||Richie Rich's Christmas Wish||Unit Production Manager; Line Producer|
|1998||Addams Family Reunion||Line Producer|
|1998||Casper Meets Wendy||Line Producer|
|1999||Michael Jordan: An American Hero||Line Producer|
|2003||Beethoven's 5th||Line Producer|
|2004||The Prince and Me||Associate Producer|
|2005||Tyler Perry's Diary of a Mad Black Woman||Line Producer|
|2006||Akeelah and the Bee||Unit Production Manager|
|2008||Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys||Unit Production Manager; Project Manager; Co-Producer|
|2009||Tyler Perry's Madea Goes To Jail||Unit Production Manager; Co-Producer|
|2011-2017||Teen Wolf||Unit Production Manager, Executive Producer|
|2012||Tyler Perry's Good Deeds||Unit Production Manager, Executive Producer|
- Joseph has a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from Cornell University, an Ivy League college in Ithaca, New York.
- He moved from Atlanta, Georgia to Los Angeles after Teen Wolf was given a tax break if they moved filming to California.
- Joseph is the head of production at Capital Arts Entertainment and founded Push Worldwide, an off-shoot of Capital Arts which focuses on distribution of film and television products.