Roe, Matthew latest additions to company
HOLLYWOOD — Overbrook Entertainment has tapped former Winkler Films veep SoYun Roe film exec and writer and producer Stacey Matthew TV division VP at the company, the production partnership of Will Smith and James Lassiter.
Roe, who reports to Lassiter, was involved in the development and production of the Val Kilmer and Mia Sorvino starrer “At First Sight.” At Overbrook, she will work on film development and production.
Matthew, who reports to Overbrook exec VP David Tochterman, has been involved in TV projects such as “The White Boy Next Door” and “Soul Train Music Awards.” Previously, she was director of television for Quincy Jones/David Salzman Entertainment.
Overbrook has a first-look deal with Universal Pictures and is based on the studio’s lot.