Peter Schlessel
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Peter Schlessel

CEO (until April 2016)
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Film TitleCompaniesJob TitleCompanyStatusRelease Date
EVIL DEAD (2013)
Sony Pictures Entertainment
TriStar Pictures
FilmDistrict (DEFUNCT)
Executive Producer
Tristar Pictures
Ghost House Pictures
CompletedApril 05, 2013
FilmDistrict (DEFUNCT)
Executive Producer
IM Global
Original Film
WWE Studios
Frequency Films
Automatik Entertainment
CompletedMarch 08, 2013
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As Scandi directors go, Niels Arden Oplev couldn't be hotter. After putting his stamp on "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo," the Dane has what appears to be his pick of projects. So why follow it up…
U.S. distributor FilmDistrict has promoted a trio of execs — Beth Lemberger, Brad Goldberg and Anjay Nagpal. Lemberger has been promoted to exec VP of business affairs and general counsel…
A time-travel twister that pits a ruthless hit man (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) against his future self (Bruce Willis), "Looper" marks a huge leap forward for Rian Johnson ("Brick").
The Sam Raimi-Rob Tapert remake of "Evil Dead" is moving forward with Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions and FilmDistrict partnering with Ghost House Pictures, and Sony Pictures to distribute…
Peter Schlessel and Bob Berney's new company FilmDistrict has made a key hire in Adrian Alperovich, who ankled Sony to become prexy of acquisitions and operations. Alperovich also becomes exec VP of…