Boland exits MTV for E4

Exec replaces Newman in January

LONDON — Murray Boland is quitting as program director for MTV in the U.K. and will join E4 as head of programs.

E4 is a digital entertainment channel launched by pubcaster Channel 4 that mixes U.S. imports such as “The West Wing” and “The Sopranos” with youth-oriented local productions such as “Banzai.”

Boland will join E4 in January to replace Andrew Newman, who is leaving to become head of entertainment at Channel 5. Boland will report to C4 entertainment chief Danielle Lux.

More TV

  • cardi b jay-z beyonce

    Cardi B, Beyonce, Jay-Z Lead 2018 MTV VMA Nominations

    LONDON — Murray Boland is quitting as program director for MTV in the U.K. and will join E4 as head of programs. E4 is a digital entertainment channel launched by pubcaster Channel 4 that mixes U.S. imports such as “The West Wing” and “The Sopranos” with youth-oriented local productions such as “Banzai.” Boland will join […]

  • San Diego Comic Con Preview 2017

    Variety Announces Comic-Con Studio and Kick-Off Party With YouTube

    LONDON — Murray Boland is quitting as program director for MTV in the U.K. and will join E4 as head of programs. E4 is a digital entertainment channel launched by pubcaster Channel 4 that mixes U.S. imports such as “The West Wing” and “The Sopranos” with youth-oriented local productions such as “Banzai.” Boland will join […]

  • POSE -- "Pink Slip" -- Season

    Our Staff Picks: TV Shows to Watch the Week of July 16, 2018

    LONDON — Murray Boland is quitting as program director for MTV in the U.K. and will join E4 as head of programs. E4 is a digital entertainment channel launched by pubcaster Channel 4 that mixes U.S. imports such as “The West Wing” and “The Sopranos” with youth-oriented local productions such as “Banzai.” Boland will join […]

  • COSMOS SHIP OF THE IMAGINATIONEXPERIENCE Comic-Con

    'Cosmos' to Launch VFX Viewing Dome at Comic-Con

    LONDON — Murray Boland is quitting as program director for MTV in the U.K. and will join E4 as head of programs. E4 is a digital entertainment channel launched by pubcaster Channel 4 that mixes U.S. imports such as “The West Wing” and “The Sopranos” with youth-oriented local productions such as “Banzai.” Boland will join […]

  • Jenna Dewan28th Annual Environmental Media Association

    Jenna Dewan Joins 'The Resident' Season 2 in Recurring Role

    LONDON — Murray Boland is quitting as program director for MTV in the U.K. and will join E4 as head of programs. E4 is a digital entertainment channel launched by pubcaster Channel 4 that mixes U.S. imports such as “The West Wing” and “The Sopranos” with youth-oriented local productions such as “Banzai.” Boland will join […]

  • Julie Chen hosts the second live

    TV Ratings: Steady 'Big Brother' Tops Sunday

    LONDON — Murray Boland is quitting as program director for MTV in the U.K. and will join E4 as head of programs. E4 is a digital entertainment channel launched by pubcaster Channel 4 that mixes U.S. imports such as “The West Wing” and “The Sopranos” with youth-oriented local productions such as “Banzai.” Boland will join […]

  • BMG to Relaunch ‘Live from Daryl’s

    ‘Live from Daryl’s House’ to Relaunch in the Fall Via BMG Partnership (EXCLUSIVE)

    LONDON — Murray Boland is quitting as program director for MTV in the U.K. and will join E4 as head of programs. E4 is a digital entertainment channel launched by pubcaster Channel 4 that mixes U.S. imports such as “The West Wing” and “The Sopranos” with youth-oriented local productions such as “Banzai.” Boland will join […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content