BREAKING: Exclusive Media co-chairmen Nigel Sinclair and Guy East have launched Exclusive Releasing, a new U.S. distribution and acquisitions company. They’ve set Scott Pascucci as president/COO and Matt Brodlie to head acquisitions. The company will theatrically distribute between three and four wide and platform releases per year, including select Exclusive Media-produced films as well as third-party titles. The new company will also acquire films for accelerated-window and VOD release and develop and acquire alternative content, such as concert films and music documentaries.
Pascucci served as executive producer for Grove Street Productions on Martin Scorsese’s docu George Harrison: Living In The Material World and was president of Rhino Entertainment. In the latter post he oversaw producerion and release of When You’re Strange, Concert For George and Cream: Royal Albert Hall. Brodlie most recently ran Paramount’s Worldwide Acquisitions Group and oversaw deals that included Like Crazy and The Devil Inside. Before that he worked at TriStar on Silent Hill and Premonition. He also worked at Miramax.
“The launch of Exclusive Releasing is the exciting and logical next step for Exclusive Media to be involved in all aspects of the filmmaking and distribution of our movies from development through production and into theaters. We are thrilled that we have Scott and Matt joining us to put this division together.” said Guy East and Nigel Sinclair.