EXCLUSIVE: Relativity and EuropaCorp’s RED has promoted Christine Manna to EVP On Demand Licensing, Brendan Kelly to EVP Television Business Administration, and Joshua Sherman to coordinator, Domestic TV & Digital Distribution in the distributor’s Domestic Television and Digital Distribution department.
Manna and Kelly segue to their positions after serving as SVPs at RED. Sherman previously served as an assistant in the department.
In her new role, Manna handles contract negotiations across all digital, cable and PPV providers for VOD/EST windows, and is responsible for re-promotion and re-pricing of film catalog products. Kelly will oversee the agreements between Relativity and EuropaCorp and downstream buyers, and Sherman will create sales materials along with overseeing downstream delivery for all non-theatrical windows.
“Christine, Brendan and Joshua each bring much to the table as they support the division and continue to help grow our TV production slate,” said division president David Spiegelman. “These merited promotions reflect the essential roles they each have played at our company as we continue to build and distribute content across all platforms and marketplaces.”
Next up for RED on the film side is EuropaCorp boss Luc Besson’s sci-fi epic Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets which has a July 21, 2017 release date.