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Warner Bros. picks Dee Dee Myers for top communications job
Warner Bros. picks Dee Dee Myers for top communications job

Former White House press secretary Dee Dee Myers is taking her West Wing experience to the West Coast. Warner Bros., Hollywood's largest studio, has named Myers head of corporate communications, replacing longtime studio executive Sue Fleishman. Myers, who served during President Clinton's first term, will begin work Sept. 2. As complex political issues such as digital piracy and business relations with China loom large in Hollywood, observers said that Myers' political savvy would be a boon for Warner Bros. The studio also gains an executive with deep knowledge of how government works and the Rolodex of an operator who has long worked inside the Beltway. PHOTOS:...

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