Five goes for Hunt

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Broadcaster Five has ended its lengthy search for a new director of programs, naming BBC exec Jay Hunt to the position.

Hunt, controller of daytime and early peak at the Beeb, will take up her new post at the RTL-owned broadcaster later this year, reporting to managing director of content Lisa Opie.

Five has been looking for an exec to fill the position since the departure of Dan Chambers last October.

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