Gaumont has appointed former Miramax
and Shine executive Leslie Belzberg
”) to the position of senior VP of production at its Los Angeles headquarters.
Belzberg will handle day-to-day scripted production for Gaumont’s projects. She will start working on “Narcos
” (pictured), whose fourth season is currently in production for Netflix
“Leslie’s extensive experience in producing scripted TV series will make her an invaluable member to our team and we’re delighted to work with someone so accomplished,” said Gene Stein
, the president of Gaumont’s TV division in the U.S.
Belzberg said Gaumont has a “robust development slate and first-look deals with industry legends.” “As a huge fan of ‘Narcos
,’ I’m thrilled that Gaumont and Gene have entrusted me to produce this legacy project,” she said.
The well-seasoned executive recently served as senior VP at Miramax, overseeing both TV and films, including “Bad Santa 2