Gutta, who moved from an agent at Gersh to production executive to head of production at Millennium and president of Red Granite Pictures, will oversee all aspects of Capstone’s global film operations, including overseeing development and production. Gutta told Deadline that he is “thrilled to take on this role at Capstone and look forward to working with his friend and former collaborator Christian Mercury, Acquisitions Head Ruzana Kegeyan and everyone else at the company. Working with Christian Coming Home.” As it is. We have shorthand and love working together. Capstone is financially stable, aggressive and I look forward to producing a commercial, mainstream slate of films.
Mercury said: “Joe’s incredible passion for the industry directs everything he does and he has developed extraordinary relationships over the course of his career. We look forward to seeing Joe join Capstone’s production group and create his own unique story.” We will use talent to grow our library.”
Gutta started in the WMA mailroom and then spent a decade as a Gersh agent before stepping into production as production head for Avi Lerner’s Millennium Films. There, he oversaw a wide range of films, but notably including franchises. The Expendables, Rambo and Gerard Butler has fallen Chain. Eight years later, Gutta helped launch Red Granite Pictures with Mercury as president. There, he presided over films such as the Martin Scorsese-Leonardo DiCaprio film The Wolf of Wall Street, the reboot Dumb and Dumber Two, Friends with Kids, Out of the Furnace directed by Scott Cooper, starring Christian Bale and Daddy’s Home, the franchise did. Starring Will Farrell and Mark Wahlberg.
Gatta left when Red Granite became embroiled in the 1MDB financial scandal (Mercury later dropped out). He returned to Millennium and jumped back including the franchise Hitman’s wife’s bodyguard, Angel Has Fallen, Rambo: Last Blood, and other films including the Susan Sarandon-Kate Winslet film directed by Roger Mitchell. blackbeard.
Gutta is an executive producer on the Netflix film “Me Time” starring Kevin Hart and Mark Wahlberg.
He joined Capstone after the company financed a Netflix film directed by Antoine Fuqua. Criminal Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, and Produced in Pre-Production on Basil Ivanick Kandhari Starring Gerard Butler. capstone just wrapped prisoner’s daughter, starring Kate Beckinsale and Brian Cox.