FremantleMedia adds VP positions

Cane, Herschko hired to build reality lineup

FremantleMedia North America has tapped Jonathan Cane and Tom Herschko as its new VP’s of unscripted development.

Production shingle, which currently produces “American Idol,” “America’s Got Talent” and “The Price Is Right,” added the positions to help bolster its primetime reality content.

Cane has spent much of his career developing shows at MTV and as an independent producer, working on a handful of different reality skeins.

Herschko has also been a producer for much of his career, working most recently on the Food Network series “Chefs. vs. City.”

FremantleMedia is readying the launch of “The X Factor,” which will debut on Fox in the fall.