UPDATE: The industry veteran has left Lakeshore Entertainment after many years where she most recently served as evp and handled sales on titles including Oscar winner Million Dollar Baby and The Underworld franchise.
Costa de Beauregard Rose will team with Voltage chief Nicolas Chartier and vp of sales Christian de Gallegos and oversee international distribution for in-house financed product and third-party acquisitions.
There are no immediate plans to replace Costa de Beauregard Rose at Lakeshore. Sierra/Affinity will handle sales on new titles for the foreseeable future.
“I’ve known Elisabeth for over 10 years and I am thrilled to have someone of her calibre join us as the company grows and expands,” Chartier said. “She has impeccable taste and is a seasoned leader.”
“Nicolas’s energy and passion for film is inspiring and I very much look forward to being a part of his dynamic team, continuing to build and expand the Voltage brand,” Costa said.
At the Toronto International Film Festival Voltage will premiere Robert Redford’s The Company You Keep starring Robert Redford and Shia LaBeouf, Thanks For Sharing starring Mark Ruffalo and Gwyneth Paltrow, and Imogene starring Kristen Wiig and Annette Bening.
Voltage’s slate includes Terry Gilliam’s upcoming film The Zero Theorem to star Christoph Waltz.