Stephen Brown takes up position on the Intertainment AG Board of Management 

Munich, 14 November 2000 - Stephen Brown, 39, was elected to the Board of Management of Intertainment AG, Munich, with effect from the fourth quarter of 2000. Brown has already been president of USA-Intertainment, Inc., a subsidiary of the Munich media group listed on the Neuer Markt, since May 2000. Brown will be responsible for the Business Development division and thus succeeds Andreas Diga who is leaving the company. Prior to joining Intertainment, Brown was President of Production at Kopelson Entertainment, Los Angeles, and was jointly responsible in the capacity of Executive- and Co-Producer for numerous cinema hits including, among others, "Seven" with Brad Pitt, "Eraser" with Arnold Schwarzenegger, "Outbreak" with Dustin Hoffman and "The Fugitive" with Harrison Ford. 

In addition to his new position on the Intertainment AG Board of Management, Brown will continue to manage the Intertainment office in Los Angeles. In the past Brown produced very successful films for more than ten years alongside Anne and Arnold Kopelson. Chairman of the Board of Management, Rüdiger Baeres, stresses that "With the appointment of Stephen Brown we have succeeded in enlisting the support of one of Hollywood's top names for our company. His contacts and wealth of experience in all areas of the film industry will play a considerable role in our company's success as a global player." 

Stephen Brown - curriculum vitae: 

Stephen Brown was born in Los Angeles. Following completion of his university course in economics and history at UCLA, he worked for several years as Vice President of a New York financial communications company. In 1989 Brown moved to Kopelson Entertainment as Vice President. Following his appointment as Executive Vice President in 1991, he was promoted to President of Production in 1995. In May 2000 Stephen Brown moved to USA-Intertainment, Inc. where he manages the Los Angeles office in the capacity of President. As from the fourth quarter of 2000 Brown, in addition, is responsibile for the Business Development division on the Intertainment AG Board of Management. 

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