Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) has named Wayne Garvie as President, International Production for Sony Pictures Television (SPT). Garvie has been overseeing SPT’s international productions on an interim basis for the last several months. As President, he will lead the studio’s international television production business, overseeing the creative teams outside the US as well as SPT’s 20 owned and joint-venture international production companies around the world. Garvie, who is based in London, will continue to report to SPE Chairman and CEO Tony Vinciquerra.
“Wayne has been a strong leader, galvanizing our international production team with his energy, enthusiasm and creativity without missing a beat,” said Vinciquerra. “I want to thank Wayne for his hard work over the last few months of transition at SPT. We look forward to growing this important line of business for SPE with Wayne officially at the helm.”
“I’m thrilled to work with some of the world’s greatest storytellers in Sony’s international group. I want to thank Tony for this opportunity to lead them and continue to make great content that entertains audiences around the world,” said Garvie.
Garvie was previously chief creative officer for international production at Sony Pictures Television, where he was responsible for driving creative development across SPT’s global network of production companies outside of the US. He joined SPT in 2012 from All3MEDIA.