Ng to manage Emperor distribution

Executive reports to chief exec Lee

HONG KONG — Alan Ng has joined Emperor Motion Pictures as assistant general manager of distribution.

Ng, who was previously veep of acquisitions and distribution with Celestial Pictures, started with Emperor at the beginning of April. He reports to chief exec Albert Lee.

Ng also has worked for MTV in New York.

Lee said it was good to have someone “from the younger generation” to give new perspective as the company preps for Cannes.

While Ng is responsible for distribution and sales, he isn’t a direct replacement for Ricky Tse, who left EMP on Friday, Lee said. Tse is now head of distribution for Media Asia.