Vice President – Original Production, Entertainment WarnerMedia, India, Southeast Asia & Korea
Garon De Silva is an award-winning TV professional with over 25 years in the media industry. A founding member of the HBO Asia Originals team, he manages creative, production and development across Asia Pacific including Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Taiwan and Korea.
In his current role, Garon specialises in creating authentic Asian content with global appeal for HBO and the regional streaming service, HBO GO. He has produced content spanning Sci-Fi, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Procedural and Horror genres.
Garon is responsible for editorial and development of all HBO Asia Originals including: Dream Raider (2020), Invisible Stories (2020) Food Lore (2019) Folklore (2018) Grisse (2018) Halfworlds S2 (2017), The Teenage Psychic (2017), Sent (2017), Talwars: Behind Closed Doors (2017). He was co-creator and showrunner for Grace (2014) and Halfworlds (2015).
Garon has previously worked for Discovery Channel, WarnerMedia’s Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon.