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A number of our alumni have gone on to become movers and shakers in the entertainment industry, including Emmy-winning True Detective director Cary Fukunaga (College Eight ‘99, history); Nebraska producer Ron Yerxa (Grad Division '74); Lionsgate Television chairman Kevin Beggs (Porter '89, politics/theater arts); Mad Men television writer and producer Marti Noxon (Oakes '87, theater arts); Jurassic Park, Lincoln, and Avatar production designer and Academy Award–winner Rick Carter (Kresge '74, art); Star Trek writer and executive producer Brannon Braga (Crown '90, film and digital media) see No. 24; Emmy-winning Days of Our Lives producer/composer Kenneth Corday (Porter '75, aesthetic studies); Jennie Morris (Porter '93, individual major), of Participant Media/Pivot TV; and the Academy Award–winning film editor Stephen Mirrione (Porter '91, music/theater arts) of Traffic and Birdman fame.