37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL Oct 30-Nov 3, 2024

37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL October 30-November 3, 2024

Janet Graham Borba Headshot

Janet Graham Borba


Janet Graham Borba is Executive Vice President, Production, for HBO & Max, responsible for supervising production, post and production operations on all HBO and Max Original programming including such series as Succession, Barry, Perry Mason, The Last of Us, House of The Dragon, Euphoria, Love and Death, And Just Like That…, and the upcoming The Penguin, among many more.

Prior to this role, Borba was Senior Vice President, West Coast Production, overseeing films and miniseries for HBO, where she worked on Game of Thrones from the pilot stage onward. She also worked on the multiple award-winning miniseries Olive Kitteridge, The Pacific, John Adams and Angels in America, as well as films such as Paterno, Lackawanna Blues, Something the Lord Made, Iron Jawed Angels and Wit.

Prior to HBO, Borba held various producer titles on studio productions including October Films’ Still Breathing, United Artists’ Hackers, Hollywood Pictures’ Camp Nowhere, Miramax’s The Night We Never Met and 20th Century Fox’s Hotshots! between 1991 and 1995.

Borba has served as an adjunct professor in the MFA Peter Stark Producing Program at the University of Southern California, where she received her MFA in 1989, and she holds a BA from the University of Virginia, where she was an Echols Scholar and Lawn resident.

Panel: The Last of Us – Production Masterclass