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News brief: Turner’s Wright to lead DreamWorks Studio

Michael Wright, who is exiting his post as president of programming at Turner Broadcasting System’s entertainment channels, will take over at Steven Spielberg’s film studio DreamWorks.

News broke this week Wright was exiting his programming job at TNT, TBS and Turner Classic Movies.

He will now take up the CEO job at DreamWorks Studios to replace Stacey Snider, who is rumoured to be joining 20th Century Fox, the film studio arm of 21st Century Fox.