New exec to oversee theatrical distribution
Year-old Overture Films has tapped veteran exec John Sinayi as senior VP of theatrical distribution.He’ll report to Kyle Davies, the film studio’s exec VP of theatrical distribution. Sinayi was VP-district manager for the Western and central divisions for New Line and worked in both the Los Angeles and Dallas offices during a 14-year tenure. Overture, backed by John Malone’s Liberty Media, recently launched its first release, “Mad Money,” and will open “Sleepwalking” on March 14.
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