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DT HB&P: His Big Job Change, Their New Films, Shows & Channel, She’s a Broadway Doll


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Some good Penn alumni Hollywood news in my roundup this week:

  • Big Wig makes big job change
  • Mogul announces new TV show
  • Chairman debuts new channel
  • TV and Film Producer with 2 new films in the work with big name attached
  • Actress appears in Oscar nominated film and is now on Broadway
  • Actress with new DVD out

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Per Cynthia’s Cynopsis, after 19 years with the Sundance Film Festival (he’s been the Director most recently), Geoffrey Gilmore (C’74, Penn in Pictures 2002 panelist) just changed jobs and joined New York-based Tribeca Enterprises as CCO where “he will lead the company’s international content strategy, development efforts and brand expansion. Geoffrey will also be a part of Tribeca’s Board of Directors.”

More of my posts about Geoffrey here


Rich Ross

Rich Ross (C’83, Penn in Pictures 2003 panelist) announces a new Disney channel for boys.

More of my posts about Rich here



Mark Cronin

Mark Cronin (ENG ’86) picks Ricki Lake as headmistress of the next installment of “Charm School 3”.

Mark’s beginnings in showbiz

More posts about Mark’s abundance of reality shows here!



Mike Karz (C’89, W’89) will produce the film Valentine’s Day: “a love story which revolves around five relationships in Los Angeles, all of which are put through the paces over the course of one Valentine’s Day.

Mike will also be producing the romantic comedy “Five Killers” starring Katherine Heigl. Per Screamingdemon, “Story kicks off when a woman meets the man of her dreams while on vacation. Married bliss is turned upside down when they discover that their neighbors may be assassins hired to kill them.”

Past posts about Mike’s film projects here

More of my Penn “Film Producer” posts here



Kate Jennings Grant (C’92, Counterparts) plays Diane Sawyer in the Oscar Nominated film Frost/Nixon.

Kate Jennings Grant and UPenn

She is also now starring as Sarah Brown in the Guys and Dolls revival on Broadway with Lauren Graham.

Look for more about Kate on DT in the near future!

More of my Penn alumni actor posts here


UPenn

Liz Banks’ (C’96) W is now out on DVD

More of my scintillating Liz posts here

More of my Penn alumni actor posts here



Past Hollywood Bits and Pieces posts here

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