Jun Oh has joined Global Road Entertainment as president of business and legal affairs, coming over from Warner Bros. Pictures. He will be responsible for all business and legal affairs for film and TV development, productions, distribution and acquisitions globally and report to Rob Friedman, CEO and Chairman.
Oh was previously senior VP, business affairs at Warner Bros., overseeing deal negotiations covering all aspects of development and production in connection with theatrical motion pictures including acquisition, finance, distribution, rights and various overall agreements for talent and filmmakers.
He not only oversaw Chris Nolan’s movies during his tenure but most recently he worked on the studio’s DC Comics film franchises and the upcoming releases Ocean’s 8 and Crazy Rich Asians.
“Jun is an extraordinary executive with a diverse background in business affairs having worked with some of the largest globally recognized film studios and we are happy that he joins our burgeoning worldwide team,” stated Friedman who also worked at Warner Bros. for years under the successful reign of Bob Daly and Terry Semel. “His wealth of experience will be invaluable as we pursue our ambitious production and distribution plans.”
Oh was also the head of business and legal affairs for Warner Independent Pictures and later managed all aspects of business and legal affairs for Warner Bros. International’s productions in Europe and Asia. He has also held positions at Beacon Pictures, as head of business and legal affairs.
He began his entertainment career at The Walt Disney Company in the business and legal affairs group