Articles Tagged ‘Robert Sharenow’
Factual television in the United States is suffering from a “horrible creative crisis,” a panel of top cable execs and TV producers heard during Tuesday’s ‘View From the Top’ session at the Realscreen Summit. (Pictured: Lifetime’s Robert Sharenow)
Robert DeBitetto has been named the head of A+E Networks’ newly launched A+E Studios, while Robert Sharenow, David McKillop and Dirk Hoogstra each add GM titles to their roles at Lifetime, A&E and History, respectively. (Pictured L-R: McKillop, Jana Bennett, Nancy Dubuc, Sharenow, DeBitetto, Hoogstra)
A docu-series about a group of young boxers who must overcome personal and economic obstacles to realize their dreams of athletic (and television) glory wowed the judging panel at this year’s “So You Think You Can Pitch?” competition.
An all-star panel of producers and commissioners came together at the 2012 Realscreen Summit to discuss the issue of originality and “copycat” programming in non-fiction, with execs talking frankly about the imitation game. (Pictured: Leftfield’s Brent Montgomery)