Susie Mains is a renowned talent expert and the go-to person on young Hollywood stars and showbiz kids. A talent representative for 25 years both in New York and Los Angeles, Susie is known for her keen eye for finding young talent. Susie has discovered and nurtured the careers of many of the world's most luminous stars and celebrities including Grammy Award winner Stacy Ferguson (Fergie), actors Tobey Maguire, Seth Green, Adam Brody, Brian Austin Green, Tia and Tamera Mowry, Tahj Mowry, and Smash’s Katherine McPhee. Her clients star in feature films such as The Hunger Games, Soul Surfer, Prom, Paranormal Activity 3, Bedtime Stories, The Orphan, and Toy Story 3, appear in network television shows such as Kickin It, The New Adventures of Old Christine, True Blood, Jessie, Up All Night, The New Girl, The Middle, Days of Our Lives, and Desperate Housewives; and can be seen in hundreds of national TV commercials.
An expert in her field, Susie has appeared on television shows such as The Dr. Phil Show (multiple times), Entertainment Tonight, Showtime, and The TV Guide Network to name a few. Her insight into all things Hollywood and young talent has been featured in magazines such as The Hollywood Reporter, Backstage West, Daily Variety, People and E! online. She is a frequent guest on network news broadcasts and national radio programs such as NPR Marketplace, Mancow Muller, The Parent Coach with Dr. Phil Denbow, and Dr. Carole Lieberman.
Host of the DVD set, “Life in the Spotlight, ” Susie owns the management company Trilogy Talent. Her book, Kids For Sale: True Confessions Of A Talent Scout will be published in 2013.