Carey angles new TNT post

Exec will take reigns of original programming

Andre P. Carey has moved over from his VP of business affairs post to take the reins as VP of original programming for TNT, where he will be responsible for developing original movies, miniseries and specials for the network.

He will be based in Los Angeles and report to Julie Weitz, executive VP original programming for TNT.

Carey joined TNT as senior director of business affairs in May 1993. Prior to that, he had been VP of business and legal affairs at the Writers and Artists Agency and a legal affairs attorney at TriStar Pictures.

In making the announcement, Weitz said that Carey “brings excellent relationships, solid business sense and a keen understanding of the TNT Originals franchise to his new role.”

— Ray Richmond

More TV

  • 'The Bachelorette' Week 8 Recap: Becca

    'The Bachelorette' Recap: Becca Kufrin Meets the Families on Hometown Dates

    Andre P. Carey has moved over from his VP of business affairs post to take the reins as VP of original programming for TNT, where he will be responsible for developing original movies, miniseries and specials for the network. He will be based in Los Angeles and report to Julie Weitz, executive VP original programming […]

  • Will Catlett

    'Love Is___' Star William Catlett Signs With CAA (EXCLUSIVE)

    Andre P. Carey has moved over from his VP of business affairs post to take the reins as VP of original programming for TNT, where he will be responsible for developing original movies, miniseries and specials for the network. He will be based in Los Angeles and report to Julie Weitz, executive VP original programming […]

  • Nick Cannon King of the Dancehall

    TV News Roundup: Nick Cannon to Host 2018 Teen Choice Awards

    Andre P. Carey has moved over from his VP of business affairs post to take the reins as VP of original programming for TNT, where he will be responsible for developing original movies, miniseries and specials for the network. He will be based in Los Angeles and report to Julie Weitz, executive VP original programming […]

  • Rugrats. Nickeoldeon Animation Studios

    'Rugrats' Relaunch Set With Nickelodeon Series, Paramount Movie

    Andre P. Carey has moved over from his VP of business affairs post to take the reins as VP of original programming for TNT, where he will be responsible for developing original movies, miniseries and specials for the network. He will be based in Los Angeles and report to Julie Weitz, executive VP original programming […]

  • Sacha Baron Cohen

    Showtime Counters Sacha Baron Cohen 'Stolen Valor' Claims

    Andre P. Carey has moved over from his VP of business affairs post to take the reins as VP of original programming for TNT, where he will be responsible for developing original movies, miniseries and specials for the network. He will be based in Los Angeles and report to Julie Weitz, executive VP original programming […]

  • Wyatt Russell in Lodge 49 AMC

    TV Review: AMC's 'Lodge 49' Starring Wyatt Russell

    Andre P. Carey has moved over from his VP of business affairs post to take the reins as VP of original programming for TNT, where he will be responsible for developing original movies, miniseries and specials for the network. He will be based in Los Angeles and report to Julie Weitz, executive VP original programming […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content