Jeremy Kay has been promoted to US editor of Screen International and effective immediately.

He will continue to be based in Los Angeles but will now be responsible for all news and feature coverage from the US, reporting in to Screen editor Mike Goodridge in London. Goodridge is relocating from LA to London in January to take up the editor position.

Kay joined Screen in 2003 as US reporter and has covered Hollywood as well as the key film markets and festivals since then.

“Jeremy is a well-known and well-respected journalist and I am delighted that he has taken up this opportunity to spearhead all of Screen’sUS coverage,” said Goodridge. “I am confident that he will continue to make strides for the brand and deepen our coverage of the US industry as it pertains to our global readership.”