APA has booked producer Scott Lumpkin (“Oculus”) and costume designer Antoinette Messam (pictured left, “Creed”) on Martin Campbell’s “Hunter Killer.” The agency also has booked costume designers Jennifer Eve (“Mixology”) on season one of Netflix series “Love” and Mona May (“Married”) on ABC’s “Chev & Bev” pilot.
APA has signed d.p.’s Stephen Campbell (“The Walking Dead”), David Daniel (“Eye Candy”), Cory Geryak (2nd unit on “Ted 2”) and Mateo Londino (commercials); costume designer Meagan McLaughlin-Luster (“D-Train”); and editor Jeff Israel (“Awkward”).
Innovative Artists has placed production designer Ruth Ammon (pictured center, “Low Winter Sun”) on season two of WGN America’s “Manhattan.”
WPA has booked editors Hunter Via (“The Walking Dead”) on Lifetime miniseries “Damien” and Jeff Seibenick (“Eastbound & Down”) on TBS pilot “Wrecked’; and producers Ken Topolsky (“Dallas”) on NBC pilot “The Curse of the Fuentes Women” and Henry Lange Jr. (“Raising Hope”) on CBS pilot “Super Clyde.”
WPA also announced its expansion to the U.K. with the hiring of commercial and musicvid industry veteran Barnaby Laws (pictured right). Laws will be based in the agency’s new London office.
Editor Paul Zucker (“Girls,” “Trainwreck”) has joined Final Cut for commercial representation.
Commercial production company Native Pictures has added directors Rob Cohen and Gary McKendry to its roster, and partner/executive producer Chris Messiter to its management team.
Bill Thomas has been appointed associate executive director of the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800). He replaces the retiring John Moffitt and reports to ADG exec director Scott Roth.