Kristin Lowe has been promoted to vice president of production atUniversal Pictures.

Lowe joined Universal Pictures in 2004 as director of developmentfollowing a stint as director of development at Warner Bros Pictures.

She oversees day-to-day production on many of the studio'spictures, including the upcoming trio of Children Of Men, The Kingdom and Breach. Among her credits at Universal are InsideMan, The Break-Up and You,Me And Dupree.

Prior to her tenure at Warner Bros, Lowe served at MGM and MichaelBay Films.

'Kristin is a valued member of our team, and she has madesignificant contributions to the success of the movies she's been involvedwith,' president of production Donna Langley said.

'I am glad to acknowledge her accomplishments with this newtitle, and look forward to her continued influence at Universal Pictures.'