Debra Birnbaum Joins Amazon Studios For Awards-Season Push

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Amazon Studios bolstered its trophy-campaigning ranks today, naming Debra Birnbaum as director of awards. She will oversee all aspects of the studio's campaigns including strategy, marketing, advertising and awards publicity and events across both TV and film. Formerly executive editor of our sibling publication Variety, she will lead awards efforts for the studio's Prime Original Series, Amazon Original Movies and the Prime Video service. She will report to Mike Benson…