Lucas Akoskin was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and has been working in the film industry for over two decades. Lucas' latest producing endeavor, On The Milky Road, directed by two time Palme d'Or winner, Emir Kusturica starring Kusturica and Monica Bellucci is currently in post production.
Lucas’ producing credits include the Emmy and Golden Globe nominated HBO film Nightingale, starring David Oyelowo; The Automatic Hate, staring Richard Schiff, Joseph Cross, Adelaide Clemens and Debora Ann Woll; Captive, starring Kate Mara and David Oyelowo, distributed by Paramount Pictures; and the international shorts compilation Words With Gods, featuring world renowned directors Bahman Ghobadi, Hideo Nakata, Mira Nair, Álex de la Iglesia, Hector Babenco, Guillermo Arriaga, and others. Lucas has produced films in locations throughout the world, including Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Brazil, Chile and Spain. Lucas resides in Malibu, CA with his wife Leonor Varela and their two children.