Fox Hires Dan Berger as Top Film Spokesman

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Dan Berger

He previously served as head of corporate communications at DreamWorks Animation.

Former DreamWorks Animation executive Dan Berger has been hired as executive vp corporate communications for Twentieth Century Fox Film.

Berger was most recently head of corporate communications at DWA. While there, he served as the company’s chief media strategist, most notably navigating internal and external communications during the company’s sale to NBCUniversal.

In his new role, Berger will serve as Fox Film’s chief corporate spokesman while leading the company’s global corporate communications team and its efforts.

"Dan is a well-respected communications executive, who brings to the table a wealth of knowledge and proven strategic capabilities," Twentieth Century Fox Film chairman and CEO Stacey Snider said Thursday in a statement. "I am happy to welcome him back into the Fox family at this very exciting time for our company."

Before his stint at DWA, Berger spent nine years in a variety of senior communications roles at 21st Century Fox, most recently as senior vp corporate communications. He also previously worked at Yahoo and New York-based PR firms including Edelman Worldwide and GCI Group.