Kops fingerprinted for ID post


Former MGM and Paramount publicist Eric Kops has joined PR and brand communications firm ID as senior vp and will oversee the company's entertainment and film team.

In addition to repping filmmakers, Kops will work on film releases, award campaigns, festival support and production companies.

A 15-year entertainment veteran, Kops was a staffer in the film marketing and publicity divisions at Columbia/TriStar and two PR firms.

He worked on the awards campaigns for such films as "Hotel Rwanda" and "Dreamgirls." He also has done the Sundance, Cannes and Toronto festival circuit. (partialdiff)