EXCLUSIVE: Michal Steinberg has been hired by Entertainment One to head up business affairs for its Global Film Group. She takes the eOne job after leaving The Weinstein Company, where she spent more than 11 years, working her way up to EVP Acquisitions and Business and Legal Affairs.
She joined TWC from New Line Cinema. While at TWC, Steinberg was involved in a wide range of transactions in development, production, acquisition, financing and worldwide distribution of motion pictures and television programming including Best Picture Oscar winners The King’s Speech and The Artist along with The Imitation Game, Silver Linings Playbook, Carol and The Hateful Eight. The Harvard Law School grad also helped run TWC’s international sales and distribution team including closing multi territory output deals and new media distribution agreements.