EXCLUSIVE: UTA has signed Mark Waters, who most recently directed Bad Santa 2, the sequel to the 2003 pic that Broad Green Pictures and Miramax will release November 23. On the TV side, Waters is attached to direct and produce the E! pilot #Fashion Victim.

'Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters' film premiere, Los Angeles, America - 04 Feb 2014
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Waters’ previous film-directing gig was 2014’s Vampire Academy. His credits include Mr. Popper’s Penguins starring Jim Carrey, Paramount’s Mean Girls starring Lindsay Lohan, and Ghosts Of Girlfriends Past with Jennifer Garner and Matthew McConaughey.

Waters arrives at UTA from CAA following a competitive signing. He continues to be repped by attorney Christine Cuddy.