Paul Broucek has been named president, music, at Warner Bros. Pictures, replacing the departing Doug Frank. In addition, Broucek will serve as president of New Line Records.

Broucek most recently founded Common Market, a music consulting, production and consulting company. Prior to that, he headed the creative music team at New Line Cinema for 12 years. During that time he was executive music producer with Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh for "The Lord of the Rings" film trilogy.

A spokesperson from Warner Bros.

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