Former Weinstein Co. exec Michael Jackman has been named VP and general manager of Deluxe New York, the post-production facility set to open in Gotham in March.
Jackman will oversee the launch of the downtown facility, which plans to offer film lab services as well as digital mastering and a range of other post-production services.
Deluxe has long sought to expand to Gotham to bring “world class services to this important film and television market,” said Dan McLellan, exec veep of Deluxe post-production.
Jackman signs on with Deluxe after most recently serving as senior veep, post-production, for the Weinstein Co., overseeing post work on original productions and acquisitions for the Weinstein Co. and Dimension Films. He’s also got a long resume as a production manager on such pics as “Gangs of New York” and “The Aviator” as well as numerous TV series.