Exec to head programming and co-production
Fox TV Studios has tapped Daniel Hetzer VP of programming and co-production.Hetzer hops to Fox from European production shingle Action Concept, which is behind skeins including the German hit “Alarm for Cobra 11.” Exec will focus on Fox TV Studio’s international co-productions and report to its prexy, Emiliano Calemzuk. He’ll be based in Los Angeles. Calemzuk said Hetzer will play a big role in the studio’s plans to “implement innovative ways to create and fund programming internationally and domestically, as well as tap into global creative talent.” “Daniel has a solid track record in putting together robust co-production deals across Europe, many of which have resulted in some of the most successful programs in their respective markets,” Calemzuk said. Before Action Concepts, Hetzer was a business development exec and creative producer for Peter Clausen Film & TV Prods., which produced 90 hours of programming monthly for Disney’s Buena Vista Prods.