In a move that shouldn't be surprising to anyone who followed the recent hacking scandal, Amy Pascal is stepping down as the co-chair of Sony Pictures.
After a slew of leaked e-mails that included racist jokes about President Barack Obama, slamming stars like Leonardo DiCaprio and Angelina Jolie, and exceptionally poor grammar, Pascal is moving on.
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Sony has confirmed Pascal's departure, though she won't be leaving the studio entirely.
According to the latest reports, she plans to launch a new production company based out of Sony's Culver City lot.
As for who will replace Pascal, we'll just have to wait for Sony's (probably imminent) announcement.
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