Fox promotes programming trio

Waterman and Oh rise to VP as Sleven is named director

Fox is embracing its current programming team, handing out promotions to several department staffers.

The network has handed out vice president stripes to Shana Waterman and James Oh, while David Sleven has been named director inside the department.

Promotions were announced Tuesday by Fox Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly and current programming exec VP Marcy Ross.

As part of their new positions, Oh and Waterman will oversee the production of Fox’s new and returning series, as well as serve as the network’s “primary creative advisers” on those series.

Reilly credited Fox’s current programming team for helping Fox land its first-ever Q4 ratings victory.

Oh and Waterman previously served as director of current programming. Oh has worked on series such as “Human Target,” “24,” “The Simpsons” and “Bones,” while Waterman has handled shows including “Glee,” “House” and “Fringe.”

A Fox employee since 1998, Oh previously worked in the net’s research department. Before joining Fox in 2006, Waterman worked at Timberman/Beverly Prods.

More Scene

  • I Feel Pretty premiere

    ‘I Feel Pretty’ Directors Say They Were ‘Disappointed’ After Backlash From Trailer

    Fox is embracing its current programming team, handing out promotions to several department staffers. The network has handed out vice president stripes to Shana Waterman and James Oh, while David Sleven has been named director inside the department. Promotions were announced Tuesday by Fox Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly and current programming exec VP Marcy Ross. […]

  • Levis Coachella brunch

    Coachella 2018: The Biggest Celebrity Appearances and Surprise Performances of Weekend 1

    Fox is embracing its current programming team, handing out promotions to several department staffers. The network has handed out vice president stripes to Shana Waterman and James Oh, while David Sleven has been named director inside the department. Promotions were announced Tuesday by Fox Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly and current programming exec VP Marcy Ross. […]

  • Coachella Music and Arts Festival

    The Politics Behind Beyonce’s 2018 Coachella Performance

    Fox is embracing its current programming team, handing out promotions to several department staffers. The network has handed out vice president stripes to Shana Waterman and James Oh, while David Sleven has been named director inside the department. Promotions were announced Tuesday by Fox Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly and current programming exec VP Marcy Ross. […]

  • Salma HayekUnicef Ball, Show, Los Angeles,

    Salma Hayek Pinault Urges Attendees to Support Global Children at UNICEF Ball

    Fox is embracing its current programming team, handing out promotions to several department staffers. The network has handed out vice president stripes to Shana Waterman and James Oh, while David Sleven has been named director inside the department. Promotions were announced Tuesday by Fox Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly and current programming exec VP Marcy Ross. […]

  • Hollywood Chamber of Commerce's 97th Annual

    Vanessa Williams Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce

    Fox is embracing its current programming team, handing out promotions to several department staffers. The network has handed out vice president stripes to Shana Waterman and James Oh, while David Sleven has been named director inside the department. Promotions were announced Tuesday by Fox Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly and current programming exec VP Marcy Ross. […]

  • LA Premiere of "Truth or Dare"

    'Truth or Dare': Stars Praise New SAG-AFTRA Rule, Jason Blum Talks Making More Films With Messages After 'Get Out'

    Fox is embracing its current programming team, handing out promotions to several department staffers. The network has handed out vice president stripes to Shana Waterman and James Oh, while David Sleven has been named director inside the department. Promotions were announced Tuesday by Fox Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly and current programming exec VP Marcy Ross. […]

  • Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival,

    Coachella 2018: A Guide to the Hottest Parties in the Desert

    Fox is embracing its current programming team, handing out promotions to several department staffers. The network has handed out vice president stripes to Shana Waterman and James Oh, while David Sleven has been named director inside the department. Promotions were announced Tuesday by Fox Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly and current programming exec VP Marcy Ross. […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content