Keshet, Dick Clark Prods. Tap Exec to Oversee Joint Venture

Keshet International and Dick Clark Prods. have tapped Assaf Blecher to oversee the Santa Monica-based Keshet DCP joint venture.

In his new role, Blecher will remain VP of programming and development for Dick Clark Prods. but also manage programming and development for Keshet DCP, which was forged last year. Keshet DCP’s U.S. programming lineup includes ABC’s reality singing competition “Rising Star” and Fox’s game show “Boom.”

Israel-born Blecher joined DCP in 2005 and has served various roles in his nine-year tenure. In his new capacity, he will report jointly to Mark Bracco, EVP of Programming and Development for DCP and Alon Shtruzman, CEO of Keshet International.

“Assaf played a key role in the formation of Keshet DCP and will be instrumental in our strategies to expand our programming footprint domestically and internationally with the most compelling slate of unscripted programming possible,” said Bracco.

More TV

  • Rupert Murdoch

    21st Century Fox Clarifies Rupert Murdoch's 'Nonsense' Remark About Fox News Sexual Harassment

    Keshet International and Dick Clark Prods. have tapped Assaf Blecher to oversee the Santa Monica-based Keshet DCP joint venture. In his new role, Blecher will remain VP of programming and development for Dick Clark Prods. but also manage programming and development for Keshet DCP, which was forged last year. Keshet DCP’s U.S. programming lineup includes […]

  • HBO Documentary President Sheila Nevins Stepping

    HBO Documentary President Sheila Nevins Stepping Down

    Keshet International and Dick Clark Prods. have tapped Assaf Blecher to oversee the Santa Monica-based Keshet DCP joint venture. In his new role, Blecher will remain VP of programming and development for Dick Clark Prods. but also manage programming and development for Keshet DCP, which was forged last year. Keshet DCP’s U.S. programming lineup includes […]

  • Disney-Fox Deal Sets Up Scramble for

    Disney-Fox Deal Unleashes Flood of Free-Agent Executives, Talent

    Keshet International and Dick Clark Prods. have tapped Assaf Blecher to oversee the Santa Monica-based Keshet DCP joint venture. In his new role, Blecher will remain VP of programming and development for Dick Clark Prods. but also manage programming and development for Keshet DCP, which was forged last year. Keshet DCP’s U.S. programming lineup includes […]

  • Morgan Spurlock Sexual Misconduct

    Morgan Spurlock's TNT Series 'Who Rules the World' Halts Production

    Keshet International and Dick Clark Prods. have tapped Assaf Blecher to oversee the Santa Monica-based Keshet DCP joint venture. In his new role, Blecher will remain VP of programming and development for Dick Clark Prods. but also manage programming and development for Keshet DCP, which was forged last year. Keshet DCP’s U.S. programming lineup includes […]

  • George Clooney Matt Charman

    Watergate Series in the Works at Netflix From George Clooney, Matt Charman

    Keshet International and Dick Clark Prods. have tapped Assaf Blecher to oversee the Santa Monica-based Keshet DCP joint venture. In his new role, Blecher will remain VP of programming and development for Dick Clark Prods. but also manage programming and development for Keshet DCP, which was forged last year. Keshet DCP’s U.S. programming lineup includes […]

  • The Chi

    TV News Roundup: Showtime Offers Early Look at Series Premiere of 'The Chi'

    Keshet International and Dick Clark Prods. have tapped Assaf Blecher to oversee the Santa Monica-based Keshet DCP joint venture. In his new role, Blecher will remain VP of programming and development for Dick Clark Prods. but also manage programming and development for Keshet DCP, which was forged last year. Keshet DCP’s U.S. programming lineup includes […]

  • Sam Esmail Remote Controlled Podcast

    Remote Controlled: 'Mr. Robot' Creator Reflects on Season 3, Previews Season 4

    Keshet International and Dick Clark Prods. have tapped Assaf Blecher to oversee the Santa Monica-based Keshet DCP joint venture. In his new role, Blecher will remain VP of programming and development for Dick Clark Prods. but also manage programming and development for Keshet DCP, which was forged last year. Keshet DCP’s U.S. programming lineup includes […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content