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Ron Yerxa

Ron Yerxa formed Bona Fide Productions with Albert Berger in 1992 and they still remain producing partners. Their films include KING OF THE HILL, ELECTION, COLD MOUNTAIN, LITTLE CHILDREN, LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE and NEBRASKA.
Yerxa and Berger were the co-executive producers of the recent HBO series THE
LEFTOVERS. They also executive produced several documentaries including one on the band Wilco and another on Levon Helm of The Band.
More recently they produced WHAT THEY HAD, JULIET, NAKED, and PEANUT BUTTER FALCON. Their most recent production, THE LAST SHIFT (Richard Jenkins), which premiered at Sundance is being distributed by Sony and is set to open in movie theaters around the country this fall.
Ron Yerxa graduated from Stanford University before working as a journalist, teacher and a bunch of other random jobs. Eventually he became an executive at CBS Films and Sovereign films before becoming an independent producer.

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