ICM Partners has signed Sean Baker, after the film he wrote and directed, Starlet, premiered at the 2012 SXSW Film Festival and sold to Music Box. The film stars Dree Hemingway, James Ransone, and Besedka Johnson, who received a Special Jury Recognition Award for her performance. Baker wrote/directed Prince of Broadway, which won Grand Jury Award for Best Narrative Feature at the 2008 Los Angeles Film Festival, among other accolades. He was nominated for the John Cassavetes Award at the Independent Spirit Awards for Prince Of Broadway and Take Out.
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