Michelle Raimo has been named the new president of Sony Pictures Animation, reports Deadline.com.
Michelle Raimo has been named the new president of Sony Pictures Animation, reports Deadline.com. Raimo most recently served as the producer of DreamWorks Animation's PUSS IN BOOTS.
Previously, Raimo worked as SVP of Nickelodeon Movies until 2006. Before that she was the SVP of Production at Paramount Pictures where she shepherded films such as DREAMGIRLS and THE SPIDERWICK CHRONICLES. She began her career in 1995 at Miramax, beginning as an assistant and eventually becoming SVP of Development and Production. At Miramax she oversaw such films as CHOCOLAT, THE SHIPPING NEWS, ELLA ENCHANTED, THE GREAT RAID and AN UNFINISHED LIFE.