Jim Gianopulos, who has served as co-head of the movie studio since 2000, will take over.
The departure coincides with a re-organization that will split the movie studio operations from the TV show studio.
The co-chairs of the TV studio, Dana Walden and Gary Newman, will now report directly to News Corp.’s chief operating officer, Chase Carey.
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