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TruTV exec heads to RDF USA

RDF USA has announced the appointment of Lauren Gellert as senior vice president.
January 8, 2009

RDF USA has announced the appointment of Lauren Gellert as senior vice president. Reporting to Chris Coelen, CEO of RDF USA, Gellert’s new duties include creating and developing unscripted series and specials for broadcast and cable and overseeing projects in various stages of development. She was previously head of development and VP of Alternative Programming at truTV. ‘It’s a huge coup for us to get Lauren on our team – not only is she highly regarded within the industry, but she also has a unique pop sensibility that’s a perfect fit for us,’ said Coelen.

Kevin Duncan will also join the RDF USA team as coordinator. See the release for more.

About The Author
Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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