Orly Adelson Appointed President of ITV Studios America

The Dick Clark Prods. prez kicks off her new gig on Jan. 1

Orly Adelson
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Dick Clark Prods. prez Orly Adelson is leaving the production company after five years to lead ITV Studios America. She begins her new job at ITV in January.

“I couldn’t be happier that Orly is joining us, she is a talented and seasoned executive who will make a great addition to the team,” said Paul Buccieri, prez and CEO of ITV Studios U.S. Group and managing director of ITV Studio International. “Orly is the perfect blend of both creative and commercial and has an impressive track record with some of the top brands on television.”

At Dick Clark Prods., Adelson has led the production of programs including “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve,” “Country Music Awards,” “So You Think You Can Dance?” and the Golden Globes.

“ITV Studios is committed to providing the talent and resources to continue its expansion and leadership in North America programming,” said Adelson. “I am thrilled to be joining this vibrant company and working with Paul Buccieri and his outstanding team.”

ITV Studios America’s slate of series includes “Hell’s Kitchen,” “Kitchen Nightmares” and “The First 48.”