UTA ups Mike Jelline to co-head of TV Talent

Jelline will partner with current dept co-head, Nancy Gates

UTA’s Mike Jelline has been upped to co-head of TV Talent.

Jelline joins current department co-head Nancy Gates, who works out of the percentery’s Gotham office. Jelline will remain based in Los Angeles.

Jelline came aboard UTA last year after a 12-year stint at ICM where he served as head of TV talent since 2007. He has worked with thesps including Aaron Paul, Morena Baccarin and John Leguizamo.

“Mike has been an outstanding addition to the UTA team over the past year, and we believe that Mike and Nancy will make an unbeatable team in continuing to build the department and to provide outstanding opportunities to artists working in television,” said UTA Managing Director Jay Sures.