Carey angles new TNT post

Exec will take reigns of original programming

Andre P. Carey has moved over from his VP of business affairs post to take the reins as VP of original programming for TNT, where he will be responsible for developing original movies, miniseries and specials for the network.

He will be based in Los Angeles and report to Julie Weitz, executive VP original programming for TNT.

Carey joined TNT as senior director of business affairs in May 1993. Prior to that, he had been VP of business and legal affairs at the Writers and Artists Agency and a legal affairs attorney at TriStar Pictures.

In making the announcement, Weitz said that Carey “brings excellent relationships, solid business sense and a keen understanding of the TNT Originals franchise to his new role.”

— Ray Richmond

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