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Wolfgang Hammer is the Co-President of CBS Films. He oversees business, finance, legal affairs and acquisitions for CBS Films.

Before being named Co-President, Hammer served as COO of CBS Films. During that time, he oversaw the acquisition of “The Woman in Black,” “Gambit” and “The Words,” as well as the co-financing and distribution deal for the upcoming Martin McDonagh film “Seven Psychopaths.”

Prior to joining CBS Films, Hammer served as Executive Vice President of the Motion Picture Group at Lionsgate.

Before Lionsgate, Hammer served as Vice President, Production, at Media Rights Capital.

He is a graduate of the University of Vienna Law School and earned his master’s degree at Stanford University.