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David E. Talbert & Lynn Sisson-Talbert’s Golden Alchemy Entertainment Appoints Jim Miller As Head Of Film, Tessie Goodrich As Vice President Of Development

Specific: film producer David E. Talberto and his wife and producing partner Lynn Sisson-Talbert have appointed veteran entertainment executive Jim Miller as head of film in his production company Golden Alchemy Entertainmentbringing along Tessy Goodrich as Vice President of Development.

New appointment of Golden Alchemy after signing of Talberts A multi-year first-look deal with Netflix Talbert to write and direct, and to produce event films for streamers for the company. The Talberts closed the deal last year following the success of their Netflix film Jingle Jungle: A Christmas Journey, which marked the streamer’s first original live-action musical. Both produced the film, with David also directing from his own script.

“With our partnership with Netflix and with the help of Jim and Tessy, we are grateful for the opportunity to continue bringing fantasy and feel-good entertainment to the world,” the Talberts said in a joint statement.

With more than 20 years of experience as a producer and studio executive, Miller previously served as executive vice president of production and development for the studio’s motion picture division at Lionsgate. He is an executive producer on the upcoming hunger games prequel ballad of songbirds and snakes, which is currently in production, overseeing all of the films in the franchise during his time at the studio. Other films that came under his purview include Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar, pre-battle, run, Chaos Walking, uncle Drew, power Rangers, dirty grandpa And what to Expect When You’re Expecting,

Prior to Lionsgate, Miller helped launch Temple Hill Entertainment and served as the company’s vice president of production. He worked earlier in his career at Mandate Pictures, where he co-produced hits including juno And stranger than fictionalso watch movies like Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle And most Ghost House Pictures slate.

Goodrich most recently served as VP of Development and Production at the production company and film financier The H Collective, acting as a production executive on films. brightburn And The Parts You Lose, She previously held positions in the development and acquisitions teams at Miramax, in the motion picture division at John Wells Productions, and in the motion picture talent division at ICM.

David E. Talbert made his directorial debut in 2008 with the comedy Scream Gems first sundayLater operating the Searchlight rom-com luggage claim and universal dramedy almost christmas, Lynn Sisson-Talbert has written three children’s books and produced four feature films, most recently serving as chief producer. Jingle Jungle: A Christmas Journey,

David E. Talbert is represented by Matthew Johnson, attorney for UTA and Johnson Shapiro Sleevet & Cole; Lynn Sisson-Talbert by UTA, Colorcreative and Attorney Matthew Johnson.