Participant Media has tapped Jennifer Garnick to lead the PR efforts for Pivot, Participant's forthcoming cable net. As vice prez of public relations, Garnick will be tasked with the overall…
Gary Auerbach has been tapped as exec veep of development and programming for Wilshire Studios, formerly known as Comcast Entertainment Studios. He will report to Steve Dolcemaschio, prexy of the…
On the cable scene, Pivot hopes to take a new step where the now defunct Current turned its ankle. Pivot is a new cabler set to launch Aug. 1 that aims at what might be called the most socially…
Social change is the name of the game at Participant, which has been producing issue-oriented features and docus since it was founded in 2004.
Veteran executive Robert Kessel has joined Participant Media as senior VP of production. He will report to Jonathan King, Participant's exec VP of production, and manage the development, production…
The Indian Film Festival Los Angeles will salute Universal TV's Bela Bajaria, Participant's Christopher Gebhardt and producer Guneet Monga on April 11 at its sixth annual Leadership Awards, which…
Helena Bonham Carter and Kathy Bates will topline Jean-Pierre Jeunet's high-profile 3D project "The Young and Prodigious Spivet," an adaptation of Rief Larsen's novel.