We are Aligned Talent Group, a talent management and production company.


What we do

ATG represents successful creators, performers and personalities. We specialize in cultivating opportunities and advancement, creating value and revenue for our clients. Our commitment is to design a strategy with personal management, expanding across media, licensing and endorsements to ensure that our clients achieve their goals. We advocate and lead by example for underrepresented talent to further inclusion and increase diversity in the marketplace.




Our clients work across the entire television and film landscape, from scripted programming to reality series on network and cable television to motion pictures.

ATG clients are prolific and acclaimed talent in television and film.  From established performers to emerging talent, our clients star in critically and commercially viable programing.  Some series include new and past favorites such as, “Fear The Walking Dead”, “Altered Carbon”, “Luke Cage”, "Vida", “Narcos”, “Vanderpump Rules”, "OUTrageous", “True Blood”, “Prison Break”, and Sony anthology, “The Sniper”, among others.



Martha Sanchez

Martha Sanchez is the Owner of Aligned Talent Group, with over 20 years experience in talent representation. She's been involved in the careers of notable actors including Oscar Winning Director, Barbara Kopple, Oscar Nominated actress Diane Ladd, Emmy Winners and nominees Gillian Anderson, Gail O’Grady, Julia Duffy, Mike Farrell, actress/director, Penny Marshall and Eva Mendes. 

With a love and respect for all sides of film production, Martha attended AFI before transitioning into representation at Innovative Artists Agency. She will be producing independent features via Aligned Productions.

Martha continues to nurture and elevate the careers of Aligned Talent Group’s talented clientele.  She is a member of The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Women In Film and the recipient of the 2010 Power Up Award Top 10 Amazing Gay Women in Showbiz.

Martha is represented by entertainment attorney, Michael Golland.


Amanda is a partner and talent manager at Aligned Talent Group.  Her past experience has included many facets of the entertainment business, but notably working with such agencies as BBR, Buchwald Talent Group and First Write Productions as the in- house casting director.  Amanda has managed talent at three other companies including an 11 year stint at her previous firm.

Amanda has a proven track record of putting talented actors into series regular roles as well as studio and indie films. She is tenacious in her pursuit of quality opportunities for her clients.

Amanda is a member of The Academy of TV Arts & Sciences and is the recipient of the Women's Leadership Award, from The City of West Hollywood for her work on the women's advisory board.

Lauren Elsner

Lauren Elsner started her career in the mailroom at ICM, working in the agency world for 2 years before transitioning over to management. She has worked at several leading companies such as Anonymous Content, Artists First (fka Principato-Young Entertainment), and most recently LINK Entertainment.  

She has been involved in the best of both worlds, fostering the careers of movie stars as well as building up-and-coming actors. She will build on her love for television development and production with her partners at Aligned Talent Group via Aligned Productions. She is thrilled to join the management team at Aligned Talent Group, a female-operated company aimed at cultivating the careers of their talented clientele as well as producing captivating content