Drew Crevello Warner Bros

Drew Crevello, who helped re-launch Fox’s “X-Men” franchise, has been named senior VP of production at Warner Bros.

Production president Greg Silverman made the announcement. Crevello will oversee films through every stage of development and production.

“Drew has a long history of developing and guiding character-driven films of every genre, which makes him a great fit for our team,” said Silverman. “He’s strategic, exceptionally bright and knows firsthand the challenges and rewards of the creative process.”

Crevello previously served as VP of production at Fox, where he helped re-launch the X-Men franchise with “X-Men: First Class” and oversaw “Knight and Day.”

Crevello also ran his own production company, which had a first-look deal at Mandate, where he had also served as VP of production. He was also a creative executive at Universal Pictures, where he worked on“Friday Night Lights” and “Jarhead.”

Crevello began his career as a mergers and acquisitions attorney at Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York. He has been a writer for the past two years.

 

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