The Entertainment industry has a wide range of unique risks.

Entertainment companies, services, events, and venues need custom solutions, tailored to their specific needs. Our specialists can help you determine the best options for your client’s risk management strategy.

Why Work with Brown & Riding?

  • Unlike others, we can handle all lines of business for entertainment accounts, including D&O, EPLI, media E&O, Cyber, contingency (event cancellation/non-appearance/adverse weather), accident and medical, special event (including participant coverage)
  • Admitted and non-admitted products available for your most complicated entertainment risks, such as reality TV and stunts/pyrotechnics
  • Direct carrier access, so no middle man involved
  • Able to quote online with same-day turnaround for small productions and special events
  • Dedicated team with 50 years’ combined experience handling entertainment accounts
  • Fast claims services

Film, Radio, and Television

  • DICE: Documentaries, Industrial, Commercial, and Educational productions
  • Music/Video Production
  • Advertising Agency DICE Wrap-Up
  • Independent Films
  • Motion Picture Studio Productions
  • Photographers
  • TV/Radio Stations and Broadcasters
  • Media Distribution – Music & Video

Entertainment Services

  • Equipment Rental Houses
  • Post Production Services – Voice Editing, Film Editing, etc.
  • Miscellaneous Equipment Services
  • Event Promoters/Producers
  • Event Production Services
  • Miscellaneous A/V Services
  • Scenery/Set Design & Fabrication
  • Talent Agencies
  • Film/Acting Schools

Live/Touring/Theatrical/Special Events (including participant liability)

  • Theatrical Companies
  • Touring Entertainers/Artists
  • Special Events – festivals, retreats, street fares, weddings, conventions, parades, art exhibits, and trade shows
  • Staging for Events
  • Event Planners
  • TULIP – Tenant Users Liability Insurance Policy


  • Stadiums
  • Concert Halls
  • Art Galleries and Museums
  • Dance Studios
  • Dance/Music Halls
  • Live Theaters
  • Dinner Theaters

Film, Radio, and Television

Cast/essential element coverage, negative/faulty film and stock, props, sets, and wardrobe, owned/rented equipment, third-party property damage, stunts and/or pyrotechnics, media E&O, CGL – domestic and foreign, transmission failure, owned/rented equipment, full DICE coverage, drone coverage, library stock, hired auto physical damage

Entertainment Services

Rented/owned equipment, voluntary parting (including loss of income), third-party property damage, extra expense and loss of income, CGL – domestic and foreign

Live/Touring/Theatrical/Special Events

Touring Liability – domestic and foreign, event cancellation/non-appearance/adverse weather, terrorism or threat of terrorism, promotor liability, props, sets & wardrobe, third-party property damage, misc. equipment floater, media E&O, special events – single event or annual policy (including participants liability), cast/essential element coverage, liquor liability, accident/medical


Event cancellation/non-appearance/adverse weather, terrorism or threat of terrorism, Tenant User Liability Insurance Program (TULIP), civil authority, abandonment coverage, liquor liability

Shell/Loan-Out Corporations

Combination of comprehensive personal liability and business GL for appearances and events. Can include auto, inland marine, excess, Workers’ Comp (domestic servants) for actors, athletes, and other high profile individuals.

Management Liability

Media E&O, including film producers, broadcasters, publishers, distributors, touring/live events, D&O, EPLI, and Cyber liability