Exec to o'see prod'n of 'Montel'
Paramount Television has tapped Lifetime’s Linda Carrasquillo as VP of programming for the domestic television division, where she will oversee production of Paramount’s daytime talker “The Montel Williams Show.” Carrasquillo will also serve as the East Coast-based development exec for the division.
“Linda is a welcome addition to our division and is sure to be instrumental in the continued success of ‘The Montel Williams Show,'” said Bobbee Gabelmann, exec veep of programming for the division. “Her strong programming and production experience, coupled with keen creative instincts and top-notch management skills, make her the perfect choice to oversee this show.”
Carrasquillo previously served as director of video production for cabler Lifetime, where she oversaw the production and operational phases of all network promotion.