One thing that was made crystal clear at Pivot’s first-ever TCA session is that this millennial-focused cabler is no Current TV. Numerous journos pelted network prez Evan Shapiro with questions about…
NBC has tapped Phil Breman as vice prez of current programming. Breman joins the Peacock after serving as exec director of original series at Disney Channel. In his post at NBC, Breman is tasked with…
AMC has tapped CMT programming exec Eliot Goldberg as senior vice prez of unscripted programming. He will report to Joel Stillerman, the cabler’s exec veep of original programming, production and…
CBS vet Alix Jaffe has been tapped to head Greg Garcia’s Eye-based Amigos de Garcia Prods. Jaffe , formerly veep of current programming for CBS, will oversee development and current programming for…
CBS has upped Glenn Geller to exec vice prez of current programming, consolidating the current departments of CBS Entertainment and production arm CBS TV Studios. David Brownfield, who led CBS…
Fox film exec Lauren Levy Neustadter has moved across the lot to join Fox Broadcasting as veep of current programming. Neustadter will oversee a range of Fox skeins, including second-year comedy “The…
In a bold move to expand its U.S. presence, Middle East news org Al Jazeera has acquired cabler Current TV in a deal valued at about $500 million.
Entertainment One has named Debra Curtis senior veep of current programming.
Fox is embracing its current programming team, handing out promotions to several department staffers.
Fox is making more structural shifts, downsizing its current programming department in the process.
Paramount Network TV has made changes to its current programming department, recruiting execs Jennifer Grisanti and Jocelyn Freid.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History