Rebecca Howland


Public bio

Rebecca Howland is producer and writer working in both fiction and documentary forms. Maverick characters interest her most and are reflected through her work, which deals with a wide range of subjects from historic nonconformists to grassroots activists intent on changing the world.

She produces the award-winning documentary series Journey to Planet Earth, hosted and narrated by Matt Damon. The latest episode, “Dispatches from the Gulf - 3,” follows a team of scientists as they work to understand the environmental impact of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.