Twentieth Century Fox has hired Steven Puri to become a VP under production president Emma Watts. Puri had been an exec for Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, whose TV deal is newly at Fox but are DreamWorks-based for features. Puri developed the Jon Favreau-directed Cowboys and Aliens, along with the still-percolating pics Deep Sea Cowboys, Atlantis Rising and Racing Dreams.
New Fox Film Exec From Kurtzman & Orci
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