Executive had battled cancer
He is joined by Focus Features' Jeb Brody and Bobby Cohen of K/O Paper Products
Universal Pictures slots sequel to "Snow White and the Huntsman' and pushes creature feature to June 2016
The studio is entrusting the monster movie to one of the architects of the "Amazing Spider-Man" franchise
Jeff Sneider on the studio's decision to hire Chris Morgan and Alex Kurtzman as creative godfathers
"Sinister" filmmaker Scott Derrickson is directing the superhero movie
Creative differences led Universal to part ways with the filmmaker, who left "Bird Box" to make "Mummy"
"Prometheus" writer Jon Spaihts will pen the script for Universal's revamp of its "Mummy" franchise