Daniel Laikind


True Entertainment hires for production, ups two

Endemol Shine North America’s prodco True Entertainment, which is now closely aligned with sister producer Original Media, has hired a VP of production and promoted two programming executives. The addition of Carol Klein in the True VP spot and promotions of Lauren Eskelin to executive VP, programming and Lorraine Haughton to VP, programming come after […]

True execs transition to Original Media

Original Media’s new co-presidents and CEOs Steven Weinstock and Glenda Hersh are bringing staff from their other prodco, True Entertainment, to the Swamp People producer. The True founders (pictured) were handed control of Original this year upon the exit of Daniel Laikind, and are now bringing the two Endemol Shine North America production companies closer […]

Original Media CEO exits, True bosses in

Original Media is saying goodbye to CEO Daniel Laikind, with the founders of sister prodco True Entertainment taking the reins. Steven Weinstock and Glenda Hersh have been named co-presidents and co-CEOs of the Endemol Shine North America-owned producer. They will also have the same job titles at True, the Endemol Shine company they created in […]