EXCLUSIVE: David Permut’s Permut Presentations has promoted Chris Mangano to VP Production and Development. Mangano, who joined Permut six years ago and worked on projects including Struck By Lightning and The Color Of Rain, will continue to produce the company’s film slate. He recently exec produced Permut and Sentinel Pictures’ Match starring Patrick Stewart and will exec produce the companies’ upcoming co-production I Am Chippendales from writer-director Alan Ball. He’ll also exec produce Permut’s Russ and Roger Go Beyond and The War Of The Roses: The Children and co-produce Permut’s Sam Kinison biopic from Larry Charles. Mangano is also overseeing acquisitions under Permut and Sentinel’s recently formed strategic alliance.