Alexander upped at New Line

Named co-head of business, legal affairs with Judd Funk

Craig Alexander has been promoted to co-head of business and legal affairs at New Line, where he will share the post with Judd Funk.

The two will be responsible for the film unit's business policies, negotiating talent and rights deals, as well as overseeing the legal affairs division.

They report to New Line president and COO Toby Emmerich.

A 10-year veteran of New Line, Alexander will retain his title as senior vp business and legal affairs. For the past two years, Alexander also oversaw all of New Line's digital distribution of its properties overseas.