RAW Progressive Films has hired Tracy Mercer to head up film and television development as senior VP.
Prior to joining RAW, Mercer was senior VP at Gale Anne Hurd’s Valhalla Motion Pictures. There, she worked on the development of “The Hulk,” “Clockstoppers” and the upcoming “Aeon Flux” and “Life During Wartime.” She was also the executive in charge of production on Valhalla’s PBS documentary “True Whispers.”
Mercer also worked as a story editor for Rob Fried at Sony and for Dan Halsted at Halsted Pictures. She began her entertainment career as a reader at Team Todd.
All RAW projects will be produced by RAW’s CEO Joseph Nittolo and prexy Brian Oliver. The two recently set up the feature “Money Game” with New Line Cinema.