Damon Lindelof has been designated to be the jury president of this year’s Series Mania Festival, to be held from April 13-23, in Paris. Lindelof is a writer, producer, and screenwriter, who is known as the co-creator and showrunner of Lost and The Leftovers. Lindelof will lead a jury who will judge ten TV series and award the Grand Prize and the Special Prize. In addition, the Series Mania opening will include a world premiere screening of the first two episodes of The Leftovers from its third season.