Amazon MGM Studios is bolstering its ranks.
Peter Oillataguerre is taking up the newly created position of head of characteristic movie manufacturing for Amazon MGM Studios. The chief, who comes from Spyglass, will report back to Dan Scharf, head of world enterprise operations, and is anticipated to work carefully with head of movie, streaming and theatrical Courtenay Valenti and the corporate’s movie groups.
“With greater than 20 years of trade expertise, Peter is a seasoned govt with appreciable experience on the earth of manufacturing. In his new position, he will probably be chargeable for overseeing all elements of the characteristic movie manufacturing cycle for the Amazon MGM Studios movie group,” Jennifer Salke, head of Amazon MGM Studios, wrote in an electronic mail to employees Friday.
At Spyglass, Oillataguerre labored on movies equivalent to Scream, Hellraiser and The Upside, and likewise labored on TV sequence Venture Runway. Previous to Spyglass, he labored at Common Studios and MGM Studios, with initiatives together with James Bond options Skyfall and No Time to Die, in addition to Creed.
Earlier this 12 months, Amazon gave Ben Affleck’s Air a worldwide theatrical launch, which was important as streamers had been reluctant to grant conventional releases to their properties previously. The studio has a number of titles due out later this 12 months, together with Completely Killer streaming Oct. 6. It’s giving Emerald Fennell’s pageant characteristic Saltburn a restricted launch on Nov. 24.