You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Jasper Van Hecke joins Universal

Exec named Benelux acquisitions manager

LONDON — Universal Pictures Benelux has appointed Dutchman Jasper Van Hecke as Benelux acquisitions manager as part of UPIE’s international home entertainment division.

Van Hecke, who starts immediately, joins from London-based Sprout Productions, the film and TV production company headed up by Stephen Fry and producer Gina Carter (“24 Hour Party People”).

In his new role within UPIE, Amsterdam-based Van Hecke will be responsible for DVD content acquisitions across all genres in the Benelux, reporting to Jerry Bellamy, acquisitions director, France/Benelux.

At Sprout, Van Hecke acted as head of development and production. Previously, Van Hecke worked in TV ads and as a producer at MTV Networks.

More Film

  • Justice League Teaser Aquaman

    'Aquaman' Footage Debuts at CinemaCon; 'Wonder Woman 2' Details Revealed

    LONDON — Universal Pictures Benelux has appointed Dutchman Jasper Van Hecke as Benelux acquisitions manager as part of UPIE’s international home entertainment division. Van Hecke, who starts immediately, joins from London-based Sprout Productions, the film and TV production company headed up by Stephen Fry and producer Gina Carter (“24 Hour Party People”). In his new […]

  • avengers infinity war

    'Avengers: Infinity War' Is Atom Tickets' Biggest Pre-Seller Ever

    LONDON — Universal Pictures Benelux has appointed Dutchman Jasper Van Hecke as Benelux acquisitions manager as part of UPIE’s international home entertainment division. Van Hecke, who starts immediately, joins from London-based Sprout Productions, the film and TV production company headed up by Stephen Fry and producer Gina Carter (“24 Hour Party People”). In his new […]

  • 'No Greater Law' Review: Tribeca Film

    Tribeca Film Review: 'No Greater Law'

    LONDON — Universal Pictures Benelux has appointed Dutchman Jasper Van Hecke as Benelux acquisitions manager as part of UPIE’s international home entertainment division. Van Hecke, who starts immediately, joins from London-based Sprout Productions, the film and TV production company headed up by Stephen Fry and producer Gina Carter (“24 Hour Party People”). In his new […]

  • State Like Sleep

    Tribeca Film Review: 'State Like Sleep'

    LONDON — Universal Pictures Benelux has appointed Dutchman Jasper Van Hecke as Benelux acquisitions manager as part of UPIE’s international home entertainment division. Van Hecke, who starts immediately, joins from London-based Sprout Productions, the film and TV production company headed up by Stephen Fry and producer Gina Carter (“24 Hour Party People”). In his new […]

  • Kevin Feige

    Marvel's Kevin Feige Teases How 'Captain Marvel' Will Bring Back the '90s

    LONDON — Universal Pictures Benelux has appointed Dutchman Jasper Van Hecke as Benelux acquisitions manager as part of UPIE’s international home entertainment division. Van Hecke, who starts immediately, joins from London-based Sprout Productions, the film and TV production company headed up by Stephen Fry and producer Gina Carter (“24 Hour Party People”). In his new […]

  • Variety Names 10 Producers to Watch

    Variety Names 10 Producers to Watch for 2018

    LONDON — Universal Pictures Benelux has appointed Dutchman Jasper Van Hecke as Benelux acquisitions manager as part of UPIE’s international home entertainment division. Van Hecke, who starts immediately, joins from London-based Sprout Productions, the film and TV production company headed up by Stephen Fry and producer Gina Carter (“24 Hour Party People”). In his new […]

  • avengers infinity war

    'Avengers: Infinity War' Reviews: What the Critics Are Saying

    LONDON — Universal Pictures Benelux has appointed Dutchman Jasper Van Hecke as Benelux acquisitions manager as part of UPIE’s international home entertainment division. Van Hecke, who starts immediately, joins from London-based Sprout Productions, the film and TV production company headed up by Stephen Fry and producer Gina Carter (“24 Hour Party People”). In his new […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content