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NBC poaches Fox exec to fill drama post

US broadcaster NBC has poached 20th Century Fox Television’s Lisa Katz to fill the role Pearlena Igbokwe vacated when she was promoted to president of Universal Television. Katz will become NBC’s executive VP, drama development on July 11, and will report to NBC Entertainment president Jennifer Salke. She replaces Igbokwe, who recently took over at […]

Will Arnett launching prodco, snags CBS deal

Will Arnett is launching his own production company and has struck a first-look deal with CBS Studios. The Hollywood Reporter broke the news that the Canadian Arrested Development and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles star is launching Electric Avenue. The new firm is close to a deal to option How Not to Calm a Child on […]