Laurence Myers is a Theatre and Film Producer. He was formerly a Music Executive, owning and running record and artist management companies.
First coming to prominence as a Financial Advisor/ Accountant to The Rolling Stones and other leading artists in the 1960s, Laurence entered the music business full-time in 1970, signing then unproven David Bowie to his record label ‘Gem’.
In an impressive career in the music world spanning decades, Laurence’s companies represented artists including The Animals, Herman’s Hermits, The Kinks, Led Zeppelin, Donovan, Lionel Bart, Gary Glitter, Heatwave, The New Seekers, Alan Price, The Tremeloes, The Sweet, Donna Summer, Scott Walker and Billy Ocean, as well as advising The Beatles on their Apple Corp venture.
Alongside his record labels and management work for artistes, Laurence pioneered the production of ‘Compilation Albums’ in the UK, with his company Arcade Records.
In recent years, Laurence has worked in theatre and film. He is currently running several theatre projects as well as being Executive Producer on the Judy Garland feature film ‘Judy’, starring Renee Zellweger. He is also writing his Autobiography.