Nemes joins Film Department
He becomes vp of production and developmentThe Film Department has appointed former James Mangold collaborator Scott Nemes as vp of production and development, reporting to president of production Robert Katz.
Nemes most recently served as head of the film division at production banner Adelstein Prods., where he exec produced the Dimension holiday-horror title "Black Christmas," among other projects.
Nemes, a former child actor, previously worked with Mangold to develop biopic "Walk the Line" and also worked on the development of films such as Universal's "Cinderella Man."
The Film Department is ramping up under Mark Gill and Neil Sacker, most recently signing on F. Gary Gray to helm the Jamie Foxx crime drama "Law-Abiding Citizen."