Norton, Schenz, and Birch ready to play ball

Endgame Entertainment has expanded its exec team by hiring Robert Norton as chief financial officer, Greg Schenz as head of business and legal affairs and Matt Birch as senior VP of physical production.

Until recently, Norton was a film-financing adviser to production companies including Ascendant Pictures, Radar Pictures and Jersey Films. He was previously CFO at Real D and at Bob Cooper’s Landscape Entertainment; before that, he was chief operating officer-CFO at Scott Free Prods.

Schenz was previously at Beacon Pictures as head of business and legal affairs and worked on “The Guardian” and “Ladder 49.” Before that he was a senior VP at Intermedia, an associate at Loeb & Loeb and legal counsel for Intl. Film Guarantors.

Birch has worked on production and financial management on “Mission Impossible III,” “The Italian Job,” “Constantine,” “Transformers,” “What Lies Beneath,” “Vanilla Sky” and “Along Came a Spider.”

Endgame is in post-production on “The Brothers Bloom” and recently produced Bob Dylan biopic “I’m Not There.”

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