Zac Reeder (pictured) has been appointed to the newly created position ofhead of acquisitions at MarVista Entertainment as the company seeks to fill itshome entertainment and international distribution pipelines.

Reeder will oversee both theatrical and television pick-ups for worldwidedistribution and reports to production and distribution chief Michael D Jacobs.

Prior to MarVista, Reeder served as head of acquisitions at PorchLight,and previously served as president of production and distribution company 4Corners Entertainment.

MarVista's home entertainment label is set to launch in Septemberwith a line-up that includes comedy Running With The Hitman starring Mercedes Ruehl, and AbsoluteZero, which stars JeffFahey and Erika Eleniak.