Dead To Rights writer and producer is new VP of Fox’s game division

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 3 October 2009 20:30 GMT

Andre Emerson

Twentieth Century Fox has hired former Vivendi Games executive producer Andre Emerson as VP of its new video game production studio.

“Andre has a phenomenal background in video game production with a fair balance of licensing experience that will bring a wealth of knowledge and insight to our team,” said Gary Rosenfeld, SVP of Fox’s New Media. “We’re looking forward to Andre contributing his development expertise as we expand our presence in this space.”

Emerson, while at Vivendi, was in charge production on the 50 Cent franchise, and was most recently the executive producer for WET and Brutal Legend, along with being the writer and director for Dead To Rights.

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