GK Films taps Lisa Wilson

Exec to become president of int'l distribution

Lisa Wilson has been tapped president of international distribution at Graham King’s production and distribution company, GK Films.

Wilson will report directly to King and move into her new post on Sept. 22.

Wilson has been president of Hyde Park Intl., handling all international sales for Hyde Park Entertainment as well as pictures acquired from other sources such as “The Astronaut Farmer” and “Chaos Theory.” She’s been in the sales business for three decades and has handled titles including “Crash” and “The Whole Nine Yards.”

King launched GK Films with partner Tim Headington last year. The company’s in post-production on romantic drama “The Young Victoria,” starring Emily Blunt, and is currently shooting “Edge of Darkness,” starring Mel Gibson, in Massachusetts.

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