Exec add an international focus to domestic duties

Paramount legal exec Steve Madoff has been promoted to a position that includes international responsibility for home entertainment and pay TV.

As exec VP, business and legal affairs, worldwide home entertainment and pay television, Madoff will add an international focus to his existing domestic duties. He will report to worldwide home entertainment prexy Tom Lesinski and Paramount Pictures chief operating officer and motion picture group vice chair Rob Friedman.

Madoff joined the studio as an attorney in 1987 and became a VP in 1988.

(Eliza Gallo is a reporter for Daily Variety sister publication DVD Exclusive.)

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