Hamline News

Hamline to Hollywood: Meet the Alum Behind Katy Perry's 'Roar'


Hamline welcomes alumnus Derek Johnson '03 to campus on Thursday, April 10 from 7 - 8:30 p.m. in Anne Simley Theater. Open to students, faculty, and staff, Derek will talk about his path from Hamline to Hollywood and show his work, including the production process behind his MTV Video Music Award-winning video for Capital Cities' "Safe and Sound" and Katy Perry's "Roar" and "Dark Horse." Reception to follow in Drew Fine Arts lobby.