CULVER CITY, CA – September 19, 2011 – Keith Weaver has been promoted to the role of Executive Vice President, Worldwide Government Affairs for Sony Pictures Entertainment (; it was announced today by Sony Pictures Entertainment’s (SPE) Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel Leah Weil, to whom he will report. In his new role as Executive Vice President of Government Affairs, Weaver will oversee all aspects of the SPE’s government relations and public policy activities as well as community affairs. Weaver has been with the company since June 2002 when he joined as a Vice President in Government Affairs and has served as Senior Vice President since October 2005 prior to this promotion.