Bario rejoins Snider at Dreamworks

Former Universal VP now senior creative exec

Universal Pictures executive veep Holly Bario has ankled the studio to join former boss Stacey Snider at DreamWorks.

Bario, who worked at U for 11 years, has been hired as senior creative executive at DreamWorks and will report to president of production Adam Goodman.

Move marks second U executive (the first was DreamWorks’ head of business affairs Chris Floyd) to jump ship to DreamWorks since studio topper Snider made the move across the lot in 2006.

During her U stint, Bario worked on some of the studio’s biggest comedy hits including “I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry,” “Knocked Up” and “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” and forged strong ties with multihyphenate Judd Apatow.

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