Dan Scharf — VP and Global Head of Business Affairs Amazon Studio Will now oversee production, studio operations, casting and studio music. jennifer salkeThe head of Amazon Studios made the internal announcement on Wednesday.
This change has come into force with immediate effect. Scharf will continue to report to Salke.
Since joining Amazon Studios in 2013, Scharf has been described as a proven leader at Amazon that is committed to delivering results for the business and its customers. He’s been on top of the biggest deals on Amazon Studios, including Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, Wonderful Mrs Maisel, boys, 2 America is coming, And Lord of the Rings: The Rings of electricity.
Scharf also helped land significant deals with Jonathan Nolan and talents including Lisa Joy, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Donald Glover and Michael B. Jordan. Over the past several years, Scharf has built a global business affairs team, helped plan and drive Amazon Studios’ international expansion, and continues to contribute to Amazon’s global media and entertainment (GME) synergy efforts. .