Skydance Productions has created a whole new job for Dana Goldberg. The David Ellison-run company’s former president of production, Goldberg has been promoted to the new position of CCO. In her new role, Goldberg will oversee all aspects of creative development and production for film and television. With film projects and properties continuing to be her primary focus, Goldberg will now also work with the television department led by Marcy Ross. “I am so proud of the company Skydance has become, and I feel truly fortunate to be working with David and the entire Skydance team,” said Goldberg in a statement. “I believe that our future is incredibly bright as we continue to make the company a welcome home for talent in both features and television.”
During her run at Skydance so far, Goldberg has overseen production on films including Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, Jack Reacher and World War Z. Upcoming Skydance projects include the Terminator reboot and Mission: Impossible 5. Before joining Skydance, Goldberg was president of production at Village Roadshow Pictures, where she served as executive producer on films such as Will Smith’s I Am Legend, and Happy Feet.
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