Sony lands Landsman for comedy VP

Exec comes from Comedy Central

Sony Pictures Television has hired Scott Landsman as vice president of comedy development.

Landsman will focus on fostering relationships with new talent and shepherding shows to air. He reports to Glenn Adilman, executive VP of comedy development at SPT.

Landsman comes from Comedy Central, where he was vice president of original programming and development. He was at the cabler for seven years; prior to that he worked at Stun Creative.

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