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JOHN HESTER NAMED SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, LEGAL AFFAIRS AND CORPORATE OPERATIONS OF ORION PICTURES CORPORATION

 JOHN HESTER NAMED SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, LEGAL AFFAIRS
 AND CORPORATE OPERATIONS OF ORION PICTURES CORPORATION
 NEW YORK, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- John Hester has been appointed Senior Vice President, Legal Affairs and Corporate Operations of Orion Pictures Corporation (NYSE: OPC), it was announced here today by Leonard White, President and Chief Executive Officer.
 Hester will report directly to White in this newly created position, and will also retain his duties as an acting General Counsel.
 In making the announcement, White stated, "John Hester is taking on added responsibilities with Orion due to his broad understanding of the Company's operations, general industry practices, and bankruptcy processes. John has made invaluable contributions to the reorganization process. I consider him a key member of my management team, with a central role in our ongoing operations."
 Hester joined Orion Pictures Corporation in 1984 as Counsel, and was promoted to Vice President and Counsel of subsidiary Orion Pictures Distribution Corporation in 1987. He became Vice President and Counsel of the parent company in 1989. Previously he served as Senior Attorney for Paramount Pictures and as Associated Counsel for United Artists.
 He is a graduate of Hamilton College, received his J.D. at Brooklyn Law School, and his L.L.M. degree from New York University Law School.
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 /CONTACT: Amy Goldberg of Sitrick & Co., 310-788-2850, for Orion; or Paul Wagner of Orion, 212-632-5745/
 (OPC) CO: Orion Pictures Corporation ST: California IN: ENT SU: PER


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