Former Weinstein Co. exec Spencer Klein has joined Bow Tie Cinemas as chief film officer, where his primary responsibilities are booking films and alternative content for the exhibitor.
Klein, previously TWC’s senior veep and general sales manager of domestic distribution, will also scout for potential acquisitions, new cinema locales and marketing opportunities and 3D and digital projects.
Prior to TWC, which he joined in 2005, Klein was a film buyer for Loews Cineplex Entertainment for six years. His first foray into the industry was in distribution at New Line Cinema and New Yorker Films.
Bow Tie Cinemas, headed by father, Charles B. Moss, Jr. and son, Ben Moss, encompasses 138 screens in 17 locations along the East Coast and in Colorado.