Imax’s longtime entertainment chief departs, replaced by former Paramount executive [LA Times]

Former Paramount Pictures executive Megan Cooligan is joining Imax Corp.

Imax’s longtime entertainment chief departs, replaced by former Paramount executive [LA Times]

BY RYAN FAUGHNDER

October 15, 2018 | Former Paramount Pictures executive Megan Colligan is joining Imax Corp. in a major leadership change for the big-screen movie exhibitor as the company prepares for its future in an increasingly competitive market.

Colligan, who mostly recently led marketing and distribution at Paramount, will become president of Imax Entertainment in February, Imax said Monday. Once installed, Colligan will be charged with growing the Canadian firm’s box office and overseeing the lineup of films that play in its theaters. She’ll report to Imax Chief Executive Rich Gelfond. Read more