Andy Weir Launches New Distribution Venture


WESTPORT: Andy Weir, a former Warner Bros. exec who recently served at the U.S. Hispanic broadcaster Estrella TV, is launching Twin Bridge Media, a new distribution outfit based in the U.S.

The company's slate includes court, lifestyle, music, independent film, reality and more. Programming represented by Twin Bridge Media include Aim TV’s Raw Travel; S&J Media Group's Mar Jennings Home & Garden; Grupo Multimedia's Acanatelo, Destardes and Las Noches del Futbol; and HHJTV Productions' Flavor of Justice.

Weir most recently served as senior VP of content distribution at Estrella TV. Prior to this, he held posts at Warner Bros. Domestic Television as senior VP of Eastern sales and VP of Eastern Sales. He previously served as director of Western sales at Lorimar-Telepictures' first-run division.

Weir commented, “Having enjoyed running my own distribution company for many years, I am excited to debut Twin Bridge Media to both the programming and production communities worldwide. I feel fortunate to have content owners who value my distribution services and look forward to unveiling the company’s many upcoming product announcements."