Malcolm Reeve named COO
stages of production, including “Body of Lies,” directed by Ridley Scott and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe (in post); “The Taking of Pelham 123,” directed by Tony Scott and starring Denzel Washington and John Travolta (in production); and “Tell-Tale,” directed by Michael Cuesta and starring Josh Lucas and Lena Headey (in post). Scott Free Television’s credits include “Numbers” for CBS Paramount, and miniseries “The Andromeda Strain” for A&E and Universal. Projects in development include Ken Follett’s “The Pillars of the Earth.” Reeve has more than 20 years’ experience as a financial executive in the entertainment industry. He worked for 20th Century Fox and Embassy Home Entertainment in London and Nelson Entertainment in Los Angeles. Reeve later worked for Intermedia Film Equities before becoming a showbiz financial consultant whose clients included Lawrence Bender, Constantin Film, Intermedia, German public film investment funds IMF II and IMF III, Kinowelt Medien, Syntek Capital and the Cheng family regarding the acquisition of Media 8.