Brent Whiteside is a multifaceted Creative Producer and Writer based in New York City. Hailing from Chicago IL, he is a firm believer in creating your own opportunities and is fully committed to creating content that aligns with his passions & beliefs. Through writing, storytelling, and filmmaking, Brent advocates for the narratives and livelihoods that he believes deserve space in media, culture & society.
Brent has worked as a producer for VICE primarily focusing on documentaries, digital video & casting. While at VICE, he collaborated with HBO/VICE News to develop, cast, and produce a series of viral roundtable and panel discussions that covered a wide range of topics including, gender, sexuality & race. Brent has also served as a segment producer for the starter platform Quibi and is currently in the edit for a feature documentary set to premiere on HBO Films in 2022.
This past year he has had the immense pleasure of collaborating with a number of brands by creating content that marries brands with culture in ways that ignite conversations while also celebrating diversity.
Currently, Brent is quarantining with his puppy, Birkin, in Brooklyn. He is taking freelance projects.