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Wattpad Studios Makes First European Hire As Part Of Film & TV Expansion Drive

Wattpad Studios Makes First European Hire As Part Of Film & TV Expansion Drive

Social storytelling platform Wattpad Studios has made its first European hire with Paris-based Carla Zeller.

Zeller joins as development executive for Europe. Based in Paris, she will focus on building Wattpad’s TV and film slate in Europe, overseeing productions as they move from Wattpad to screens. She will report to Eric Lehrman, Wattpad’s head of content development and production.

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Zeller joins Wattpad from beleaguered distributor Mars Films, where she was part of the acquisitions and development team, working on French acquisitions of movies including I, Tonya and If Beale Street Could Talk. She also developed Mars’ original projects like Nothing To Hide and Love At Second Sight.

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