MarshallHerskovitz has been voted in as president of The Producers Guild of America(PGA) and succeeds Kathleen Kennedy following her two-year tenure.
Forthe past four years Herskovitz, whose film credits include The Last Samurai,Legends Of The Fall, and I Am Sam, has served as vice president of television.
He iscurrently producing Blood Diamond,which is being filmed in South Africa.
Newlyelected guild officers are Bruce Cohen (vice president of motion pictures),Mark Gordon (vice president of television), and Courtney Cowan (treasurer). Allare two-year terms.