EXCLUSIVE: We’ve simply realized that Zev Foreman has prolonged his contract as Leisure One (eOne)’s President of Manufacturing, Movie.
Foreman will oversee the day-to-day improvement and manufacturing of eOne’s world movie slate and report back to Nick Meyer, eOne’s President, Movie. Foreman joined eOne in September of 2018.
“Zev’s information and trusted skill to work with filmmakers and expertise have been an integral a part of eOne’s success and the group and I are appreciative of his management of the division,” stated Meyer. “As we proceed to develop the scope, scale and variety of movies we develop and produce, Zev’s huge skillset will proceed to be an vital basis in these efforts.”
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Added Foreman, “I’m proud to proceed overseeing movie manufacturing at eOne/Hasbro as we construct out the wealthy Hasbro IP into branded movie universes, whereas additionally celebrating distinctive tales and artists in making a various slate of movies. My gratitude to Nick Meyer for his management and imaginative and prescient in guaranteeing we attempt to create greatest at school content material that’s sensible, entertaining and all the time pushed by the group‘s shared ardour for nice storytelling.”
At the moment, Foreman is overseeing initiatives at eOne together with the untitled movie primarily based on Dungeons and Dragons at Paramount, Hasbro’s wildly fashionable recreation franchise from Wizards of the Coast, and the upcoming Paramount Transformers film from director Steven Caple Jr., primarily based on the Hasbro IP.
Throughout his eOne tenure so far, Foreman has overseen TriStar’s Kristen Stewart romantic comedy Happiest Season which offered to Hulu, Paramount’s Love and Monsters, in addition to Focus Options/Macro’s upcoming Blue Bayou, Paramount’s Clifford the Massive Pink Canine, The Starling starring Melissa McCarthy from director Ted Melfi for Netflix, and All The Previous Knives starring Chris Pine and Thandie Newton at Amazon, amongst others.
All through his profession, Foreman has served as producer of a number of each impartial and studio initiatives; and previous to that he was President of Manufacturing at movie firm Voltage Photos. Foreman’s movie credit embody Billy Friedkin’s Killer Joe, Jean-Marc Vallée’s Oscar nominated Dallas Consumers Membership, Andrew Niccol’s Good Kill, Gerard Bush’s Antebellum, and Nacho Vigalondo’s sci-fi drama Colossal, starring Anne Hathaway. Foreman has been chargeable for managing all features of manufacturing from conception and improvement to structuring of finance, casting, on set administration, and oversight of post-production whereas additionally managing artist assist and expertise relationships. As a director at Grosvenor Park, a movie financier, he labored on movies comparable to Oscar winner, The Harm Locker, and Ed Zwick’s Defiance.