Anne-Marie Ross, veteran film distributor of Lionsgate and Pantelion Films, has passed away. She is .
Ross was in the midst of a two-year battle with stage 4 lung Died Sept. 9 from cancer caused by a rare genetic mutation. Her twenty-plus-year career in international film distribution began with 2001 Lionsgate, led by current film president Nick Managed by Nick Meyer. Entertainment One .
“Anne-Marie embodies grace, class, intelligence, and kindness. She always radiates positivity. In the early days of Lionsgate, when I had the privilege of getting to know her and being with her Working together for seven years, she was a star who could handle any curveball thrown at her. Anyone who knew her would feel the grief and injustice of her loss, but no one could imagine [her husband] Jonathan, The hurt felt by the child and her parents. My heart aches as I write these words,” Meyer said in The Hollywood Reporter said in a statement obtained.
At Lionsgate, Ross was promoted to 2012 Executive Vice President of International Sales. In 2014, she became president of Pantelion Films, where Ross led the company’s international sales for the first four years of its existence.
“Her kindness and generosity belie her fierce negotiating style. She has such a strong work ethic, always giving her all and dedicating her contacts in her career and family Everything. Nothing is more important than Jon, the children and her family. Helen Lee-Kim, president of Lionsgate International Film Group, added in her own statement.
From Until her death, Ross co-founded and led TLC Wellness, a health and wellness portfolio, and advised National Bank of Canada in entertainment.
Ross graduated with honors from UC Santa Cruz 1995 and then at UC Irvine M.A. in Chinese History. After her own twins were born prematurely due to various health problems in 2013 , Ross went on to create Los Angeles Parents Day for Premature Babies, a fundraiser she held annually at UCLA Santa Monica Hospital for five years.
Her husband Jonathan Ross (Jonathan Ross), their three children, her father, Tom Boysen Sr., her mother, Pochan Boysen, and her brother, Tom Boysen Jr. (Tom Boysen Jr.) behind her. Planned and will be announced later.
Donations to advance cancer research in Ross’s name may be donated to LUNGevity Foundation and EGFR Resistant Organization .