Joyce is latest Revolutionary

Exec will handle worldwide publicity, marketing

Like her ex-Disney colleague Geoffrey Ammer, Mae Joyce has ankled the Mouse House to join Revolution Studios, where she will handle worldwide publicity and marketing.

Joyce is expected to work closely with Ammer in marketing and will be the company’s point person on all publicity efforts. She begins her new gig (execs at Revolution hold no titles) Dec. 11. She will handle actions by the Sony publicity and marketing departments for Revolution titles.

“We are genuinely thrilled to welcome Mae to Revolution,” said Revolution partner Tom Sherak. “The coming months are a critical time for us, and we will rely on Mae’s insight, relationships, strategy and integrity to navigate our publicity, both for our films and for us as a studio. Her excellent reputation precedes her, and we have the utmost confidence that she is the right person for the job.”

Joyce had been veep of national publicity for the Walt Disney Studios, working campaigns for pics including “Unbreakable,” “Remember the Titans,” “The Insider,” “The Sixth Sense,” “Coyote Ugly” and “Summer of Sam.” She was promoted to veep from director of national publicity, during which she worked on such films as “The Horse Whisperer,” “Con Air,” “Rushmore,” “The Parent Trap,” “George of the Jungle,” “Beloved” and “Evita.”

Prior to Disney, Joyce managed field operations for Warner Bros., where she oversaw publicity and promotion throughout the U.S.

Popular on Variety

More Biz

  • Overall View of the Rose Bowl

    One Dead, One Injured in Rose Bowl Parking Lot Shooting

    One person was killed and another was injured Saturday night following a shooting in a Rose Bowl parking lot, the Pasadena police confirmed. According to a statement from the police department, police responded to reports of a physical altercation and shots fired at 11:22 p.m. near the area of Arroyo Boulevard and Seco Street, where [...]

  • Felicity Huffman

    Felicity Huffman Issues Apology After Receiving Prison Sentence: 'There Are No Excuses'

    Felicity Huffman issued a long statement of apology on Friday after receiving a two-week prison sentence for paying to illegally boost her daughter’s SAT score. In the statement, Huffman, in addition to saying  she accepts the court’s decision, acknowledges and apologizes to other parents fighting to get their children into college. Along with the prison [...]

  • Actress Felicity Huffman (C-L) and her

    Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison in SAT Cheating Case

    Felicity Huffman was sentenced on Friday to 14 days in prison for the crime of paying $15,000 to boost her daughter’s SAT score. Judge Indira Talwani also ordered her to serve 250 hours of community service and a year of probation, and pay a $30,000 fine. The sentence came as a surprise, as Talwani had [...]


    Rihanna Sings (Briefly), Pharrell and DJ Khaled Rock the Mic at Star-Studded Diamond Ball

    In just five years, Rihanna’s Diamond Ball has become one of the music industry’s biggest events of its kind, nearly on the level of the Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Gala. While there are several dazzling charity events with equal starpower and often-unique performances, what makes the Diamond Ball different is, obviously enough, Rihanna’s supernova aura and [...]

  • Amber Heard Seeks Info on Johnny

    Amber Heard Seeks Info on Johnny Depp's Arrests and Substance Abuse

    Amber Heard is asking Johnny Depp to turn over records related to his arrests and drug treatment, as her lawyers defend her from a $50 million defamation suit. Depp filed suit in March, accusing his ex-wife of tanking his career by writing a Washington Post op/ed alluding to her domestic violence allegations against him. Heard [...]

  • David Nevins, Chief Creative Officer, CBS

    David Nevins: CBS-Viacom Merger to Create 'Virtuous Eco-System' for Content

    CBS and Viacom leaders are looking for opportunities to create a “virtuous eco-system” for content that can prosper across the various platforms of the two companies that are set to merge by year’s end. That was the sentiment shared by David Nevins, chief creative officer of CBS and chairman-CEO of Showtime Networks, during a Q&A [...]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content