EXCLUSIVE: UK distributor and manufacturer Signature Leisure has appointed Ben Jacques to the newly created function of Head Of UK Manufacturing.
Jacques maximum not too long ago produced Scott Adkins motion motion pictures One Shot and Twist of fate Guy 2, which is in post-production.
Reporting to Signature CEO and founder Marc Goldberg, Jacques might be answerable for growing and handing over the corporate’s slate of UK productions. He prior to now teamed up with the corporate on 2017 crime pic The Hatton Lawn Task and the aforementioned One Shot, which additionally starred Ashley Greene and Ryan Philippe. He was once additionally a co-producer on motion pictures together with iBoy, Inexperienced Boulevard 3 and By no means Again Down: Riot.
Goldberg stated: “I’m extremely joyful Ben has joined us, we’ve got a starvation to proceed construction on our popularity for generating top quality British content material and Ben has demonstrated he can ship. We wish to reinforce a vast vary of voices and filmmakers stretching throughout other funds ranges that supplement the improbable slate of movies we distribute in the United Kingdom.”
Jacques added: “Having been running hand in hand with Signature on a lot of productions over the past decade, it’s superb to be becoming a member of the group in-house and proceeding their bold imaginative and prescient for UK productions. It looks like coming house.”
Signature’s different UK productions have integrated Olga Kurylenko and Gary Oldman mystery The Courier, Dave Bautista and Pierce Brosnan actioner Ultimate Rating and mystery Bull. 2022 releases come with Confession starring Colm Meaney, Hounded with Samantha Bond and Ed Westwick WWII mystery Wolves Of Struggle.
As we reported, the corporate’s unique stakeholders not too long ago purchased again the company from non-public fairness outfit FFI.