Elizabeth Bell, legal and business rep for Yari Film Group, has been upped to senior VP and general counsel.
Since joining YFG, Bell has helped finalize deals on last year’s “Kickin’ It Old Skool” and “Resurrecting the Champ,” as well as the 2009 release, “Possession,” starring Sarah Michelle Gellar.
Bell also has served as lead counsel for closing YFG’s current home entertainment output deal with Worldwide SPE Acquisitions.
Bell will continue to report to Bill Immerman, senior exec VP and chief operating officer.
Prior to joining YFG, Bell was at the law firm Holland & Knight in Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles.