DeVon Franklin


Named by Variety as one of the “Top 10 Producers to Watch” and by Oprah as “a different kind of Spiritual Teacher,” DeVon Franklin is a Hollywood Producer and New York Times bestselling author blazing his own unique trail with an unwavering commitment to uplifting the human spirit through entertainment.

DeVon serves as President and CEO of Franklin Entertainment, a dynamic production company in conjunction with Paramount Pictures and CBS TV Studios. He’s the driving force behind some of Hollywood’s most successful inspirational films including BREAKTHROUGH and MIRACLES FROM HEAVEN, as well as the hit television series KINGDOM BUSINESS for BET, and the movie FLAMIN’ HOT for Disney. DeVon also serves as a guest relationship expert on the current season of MARRIED AT FIRST SIGHT, and has stepped in front of the camera with his first major film role in the Kingdom Story Company and Lionsgate feature film, JESUS REVOLUTION.

In addition to his work as a producer, DeVon is also the author of PRODUCED BY FAITH, THE SUCCESS COMMANDMENTS, THE WAIT, THE TRUTH ABOUT MEN, LIVE FREE, and his Audible Original, IT TAKES A WOMAN, which is a deeply personal look into the tragedy that transformed his family’s life forever.

DeVon serves the greater Hollywood community at large as Vice-President of the Board of Governors for the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences. He is a graduate of the University of Southern California and lives in Los Angeles.