Black Bear’s Ben Stillman and Amanda Greenblatt have been promoted to vp and creative executive at the New York-based production and financing company.
“I’m beyond appreciative of the creativity, dedication and wisdom Ben and Amanda consistently demonstrate,” said Black Bear founder and principal Teddy Schwarzman [pictured]. “These promotions are much deserved.”
Stillman joined Black Bear as creative executive at the company’s inception in 2011 and has served as co-producer on A.C.O.D. and the thriller Broken City. Prior to Black Bear, he worked at Cinetic International.
Greenblatt joined the company in August and has worked closely with Schwarzman and Stillman on all creative aspects of the slate. Prior to Black Bear, Greenblatt worked for LA-based Chernin Entertainment and served as an assistant at 20th Century Fox.
Black Bear’s pipeline of upcoming projects includes the Benedict Cumberbatch drama The Imitation Game, 2010 Black List screenplay Gold and JC Chandor’s All Is Lost.