STX Entertainment Hires International Marketing Exec

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Shyama Friedenson has worked on campaigns for projects that include 'Shutter Island' and 'Paddington.'

Shyama Friedenson has joined STX Entertainment as executive vp international marketing.

John Friedberg, president of international sales for STX Entertainment, made the announcement.

Friedenson has worked as head of international marketing at Paramount Pictures, StudioCanal and Lionsgate, working on films like Shutter Island, Paddington, No Country For Old Men and the Saw franchise, among others. 

Friedenson will immediately begin working on STX’s upcoming features, including the untitled comedy starring Mila Kunis, Christina Applegate and Kristen Bell, TIFF favorite Hardcore Henry and The Space Between Us, an interplanetary adventure starring Gary Oldman and Asa Butterfield.