You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Wolper Org. taps Burrows

Janet Burrows has joined the Wolper Organization as vice president of development and will focus on the company’s production slate of telefilms and miniseries.

The Wolper Organization, headed by chairman David Wolper and president Mark Wolper, is one of the prolific producers of movies and miniseries. Its credits include “Roots,” “Roots: The Next Generation,” “North and South,” “Alex Haley’s Queen” and “The Thorn Birds.”

Burrows most recently was director of development at Davis Entertainment Television. While there, the company produced the upcoming NBC miniseries “Asteroid” and the ABC February sweeps telefilm “Fire on the Mountain.”

Prior to Davis, Burrows was director of development at Braverman Prods. and Little Apple Films.

More Scene

  • Cal Mare

    New L.A. Restaurants, Bars and Updated Favorites for Fall 2017

    Janet Burrows has joined the Wolper Organization as vice president of development and will focus on the company’s production slate of telefilms and miniseries. The Wolper Organization, headed by chairman David Wolper and president Mark Wolper, is one of the prolific producers of movies and miniseries. Its credits include “Roots,” “Roots: The Next Generation,” “North […]

  • The Crown Series 2 World Premiere

    Claire Foy, Matt Smith Walk Final Carpet as Royals at 'The Crown' Season 2 Premiere in London

    Janet Burrows has joined the Wolper Organization as vice president of development and will focus on the company’s production slate of telefilms and miniseries. The Wolper Organization, headed by chairman David Wolper and president Mark Wolper, is one of the prolific producers of movies and miniseries. Its credits include “Roots,” “Roots: The Next Generation,” “North […]

  • Lupus Research Alliance 'Breaking Through Lupus

    Selena Gomez Chokes Up While Describing 'Life or Death Struggle' With Lupus

    Janet Burrows has joined the Wolper Organization as vice president of development and will focus on the company’s production slate of telefilms and miniseries. The Wolper Organization, headed by chairman David Wolper and president Mark Wolper, is one of the prolific producers of movies and miniseries. Its credits include “Roots,” “Roots: The Next Generation,” “North […]

  • "Roman J. Israel, Esq."

    'Roman J. Israel, Esq.': How Jake Gyllenhaal Helped Prepare Denzel Washington for Title Role

    Janet Burrows has joined the Wolper Organization as vice president of development and will focus on the company’s production slate of telefilms and miniseries. The Wolper Organization, headed by chairman David Wolper and president Mark Wolper, is one of the prolific producers of movies and miniseries. Its credits include “Roots,” “Roots: The Next Generation,” “North […]

  • AMAs Afterparty at Watt's with Niall

    Niall Horan, Chainsmokers, Rae Sremmurd Bring the AMAs After-Party to Beverly Hills

    Janet Burrows has joined the Wolper Organization as vice president of development and will focus on the company’s production slate of telefilms and miniseries. The Wolper Organization, headed by chairman David Wolper and president Mark Wolper, is one of the prolific producers of movies and miniseries. Its credits include “Roots,” “Roots: The Next Generation,” “North […]

  • Tig Notaro Writers Room

    Tig Notaro on Louis C.K. Scandal: Only Positive Is 'Victims Were Not Told They're Lying Anymore'

    Janet Burrows has joined the Wolper Organization as vice president of development and will focus on the company’s production slate of telefilms and miniseries. The Wolper Organization, headed by chairman David Wolper and president Mark Wolper, is one of the prolific producers of movies and miniseries. Its credits include “Roots,” “Roots: The Next Generation,” “North […]

  • HBO Presents-Night of Too Many Stars

    Jon Stewart, Other A-List Comics Skip Over Louis C.K. at 'Night of Too Many Stars'

    Janet Burrows has joined the Wolper Organization as vice president of development and will focus on the company’s production slate of telefilms and miniseries. The Wolper Organization, headed by chairman David Wolper and president Mark Wolper, is one of the prolific producers of movies and miniseries. Its credits include “Roots,” “Roots: The Next Generation,” “North […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content