Visual Effects Supervisor Jon Massey, a two-time Emmy nominee whose credits include the HBO vampire dramaTrue Blood, has joined FuseFX. In his first project with the studio, Massey is serving as VFX supervisor for Turn, the Revolutionary War series now in its second season on AMC.
Cinedigm has named Andrew Barrett to the new position of director, digital marketing & strategy.
Santa Monica post house ArsenalFX has named Sean Starkweather creative director.
Technicolor-PostWorks has appointed former Kodak executive Robert Mastronardi to the post of senior vice president, feature sales
Film and digital camera group Cinerverse has named Mindy Bee to be its Southeast client liaison.
Colleen, the management company founded by agent, coach and business development consultant Colleen Dolan Vinetz, has signed cinematographer John “Ping” Pingry to the agency’s roster for exclusive commercial representation.
Greg Talmage has joined animation, VFX and design company Blur Studio as executive producer.
Award-winning cinematographer Mandy Walker, ASC, (the upcoming JanGot a Gun, Red Riding Hood, Australia, Shattered Glass), has been named the 2014 Kodak Cinematographer-in-Residence at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television.
Mark Stephen has taken the role of director of sales for Unique Digital, managing client portfolios in more than 35 countries.
Arclight Films and producer Dana Lustig are in talks with Kevin Bacon to star in Jungle, the new thriller based on the international best selling memoir of the same name written by Yossi Ghinsberg, who was the subject of the one-hour Discovery Channel docudrama series I Shouldn't Be Alive.