Syfy Films SVP Gregory Noveck Exits As Universal And Syfy Refocus The Division

By | Thursday November 21, 2013 @ 10:19pm PST

Less than three weeks after veteran USA Network exec Bill McGoldrick took over as head of development at NBCU sibling Syfy comes word that the network and Universal are refocusing Syfy Films. SVP Production Gregory Noveck’s … Read More »

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Universal-Based Syfy Films Goes ‘Lights Out’

By | Wednesday August 22, 2012 @ 11:47am PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Universal Pictures has acquired for Syfy Films Lights Out, a Jay Frasco screenplay and the rights to the manuscript of his unpublished sci-fi thriller novel. While waiting to hear from publishers, Frasco adapted his manuscript into the screenplay and … Read More »

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Syfy Films Finds Its First Project: George R.R. Martin’s Anthology ‘Wild Cards’

By | Friday October 28, 2011 @ 12:53pm PDT

Syfy Films, the company created by Syfy Ventures and Universal Pictures, has acquired rights to Game Of Thrones author George R.R. Martin’s superhero anthology Wild Cards with an eye on launching a franchise. The successful sci-fi book series was … Read More »

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Gregory Noveck To Get Top Syfy Films Job

By | Monday May 9, 2011 @ 1:56pm PDT
Mike Fleming

2ND UPDATE: Universal Pictures co-chairman Donna Langley felt that Gregory Noveck was a self-starter who’ll be able to get Syfy Films up and running quick enough to have a couple of films ready for release in 2012. Now, the studio isn’t looking for the division to make feature … Read More »

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Mark Stern Upped To President At SyFy

By | Thursday January 13, 2011 @ 8:02am PST
Nellie Andreeva

Syfy’s EVP original programming Mark Stern has been named president. He continues to report to Dave Howe, President, Syfy and Chiller. Stern also co-heads original content for Universal Cable Prods. Read More »

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Universal Makes Genre Bid With SyFY Films

By | Wednesday December 15, 2010 @ 1:50am PST
Mike Fleming

Syfy Ventures and Universal Pictures have teamed to create Syfy Films, a film company that will generate theatrical films that will be branded by the Syfy label and will be distributed by Universal. The hope is to leverage Syfy’s genre … Read More »

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