Jane Wiseman joins Chernin Ent.

NBC alum to serve as senior VP comedy

Chernin Entertainment has tapped former NBC comedy exec Jane Wiseman as its senior VP comedy.

Wiseman had served in the same post at NBC, where she’d been for six years. She developed new series for the Peacock including “Up All Night” and “Whitney.”

She will report to Katherine Pope, president of television at Chernin.

Prior to NBC, Wiseman worked at Fox where she developed series including “Arrested Development” and “The Simple Life.”

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