ITV Studios America enters pact with David Leepson

Through his prodco, Leepson Bounds Entertainment, the multiple Emmy-winning producer, director and showrunner (pictured) will develop content with ITVS America.
March 2, 2012

ITV Studios America has entered into an overall deal with six-time Emmy-winning producer, director and showrunner David Leepson through his prodco, Leepson Bounds Entertainment.

LeepsonĀ (pictured) was previously managing creative director at Base Productions, and before that, was vice president of primetime program development for truTV. He’s also held positions as vice president, national development and productin at Fox Sports and as a producer for HBO Sports.

Currently, Leepson Bounds Entertainment is in development on two pilots for Fuel TV.

“David has a stellar track record in non-scripted, documentary and sports programming and his multi-dimensional talents are a great fit for ITV Studios America as we expand our development and as we continue to expand our company,” said Paul Buccieri, managing director of ITV Studios International and president and CEO of ITV Studios America.

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