Haskett makes jump to Paperny

Will head new fiction division

TORONTO -- Veteran Canadian documentary and reality TV producer Paperny Films has hired Erin Haskett away from rival producer Infinity Pictures to head up a new fiction programming division.

Vancouver-based Paperny named Haskett its development executive, scripted programming, responsible for creating drama and comedy properties for Canadian and international broadcasters.

Haskett's recent credits at Infinity include Terry Gilliam's "The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus" and Charles Martin Smith's "The Stone of Destiny."

Before Infinity, where Haskett was director of development, she completed executive stints at Forefront Entertainment and Brightlight Pictures.