Member of the Board, Lead-Executive Producer & Founder of Neal Entertainment
Roger Neal began his career in 1982 in the publicity department of MGM. He later joined a Los Angeles-based PR firm, a short time later he started his own PR firm, Neal Public Relations, where he worked with such clients as Tom Jones and Rudy Vallee. , and achieved immediate success, accumulating an impressive client list in less than two years, that was 38 years ago, Roger has received a Grammy nomination for his creative contributions and organization of the Children Of The World, an album and video project that raised more than $500,000 for the USA for Africa Fund. During President George Bush Sr. term of office, Roger served as the President's Advance Representative in the Los Angeles area. Neal also would go on to make history for clients over the years.
Roger serves on two boards at the HOLLYWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE and helps to produce the HEROES OF HOLLYWOOD event for the chamber each year that helps give grants to non -profits in Hollywood helping those in need. Neal also serves on the board of the PPB now known as the HOLLYWOOD MEDIA PROFESSIONALS. In 2002, Neal started producing television specials.
The past 25 yrs Roger has produced Oscar events, 24 yrs ago Roger and his Wife Lynn started producing Oscar Beauty & Couture Suites, this 5 years ago evolved into an Oscar Viewing Dinner & Oscar Suite.
In 2018, Roger received 4 awards for his 37 yrs in show business: THE HEROES OF HOLLYWOOD award, the Family Film Awards founders award, the HOLLYWOOD APPRECIATION SOCIETY’S LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD, and the LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD FROM THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MOTION PICTURE COUNCIL presented by Oscar winner Margaret O’Brien.
Roger was on the original team that produced the FAMILY FILM AWARDS IN 1996, and in 2017 executive produced the Family Film awards again as an alive event, this year on March 24th, 2021, Neal will again be the Lead Executive Producer the FAMILY FILM AWARDS and tape it for television that will air on the REELZ TV NETWORK on APRIL 22, 2021.
Today, Roger Produces TV and Film & still does publicity and personal management of stars and brands and produces.
Roger is excited to once again be on the producing team that will televise the 24th Family Film Awards.