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Former Fox, Disney executive Oren Aviv joins new Robert Simonds studio
Former Fox, Disney executive Oren Aviv joins new Robert Simonds studio

Producer Robert Simonds' new film studio still doesn't have a name, but pieces of the puzzle are coming together. The mysterious movie and television company has hired film industry veteran Oren Aviv, the former chief marketing officer for 20th Century Fox Film. It's the latest move for the company backed by the investment group TPG Growth and the Chinese private equity firm Hony Capital. Aviv, who was let go by Fox last fall, will oversee the development, production and marketing of movies at the new studio, which plans to release up to 10 films a year. He will serve as president and chief content officer for the company's motion picture division. As the major...

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