Ryan Ly - Effective Television Agent and Agency Leader

About Ryan Ly

An experienced agent in the entertainment industry, Ryan Ly has proven capable of driving profit and identifying high-potential business opportunities. He most recently led as a partner and the head of the Television Literary Department of Creative Artists Agency (CAA), where he oversaw 18 agents working in scripted television in the London, New York, and Los Angeles markets. Effective in employing more than 500 clients on scripted series staff across multiple network types, Ryan Ly also facilitated the successful sale of such programs as Amazon’s Good Girls’ Revolt and Netflix’s Making a Murderer.

Ryan Ly accepted his leadership role with the agency following a successful five years as a literary and packaging agent for television. He stood out as the top booking agent among his colleagues and led the agency to distinction as the representative of the most writing nominees for Emmy, Golden Globe, and Writers Guild of America Awards. Mr. Ly continued to represent professionals through CAA until 2017, at which time he had served its clients for more than a decade.