Jennifer Gerstenblatt


ABC Family hires NBC exec for scripted push

The latest step in ABC Family’s bid to double its original programming output is to hire an NBC comedy development executive. Simran S. Sethi will join the Disney-ABC Television Group-owned US cable channel as senior VP, original programming and development. She will manage ABC’s scripted team, work on “brand-appropriate” development ideas and oversee pilots. At […]

Goode joins ABC Family as Lying Game ends

ABC Family has brought in GSN’s former head of programming Kelly Goode to oversee its originals. The news comes as the Mouse House cable channel cancels scripted series The Lying Game. Goode, who was most recently working as an in-house executive producer at game show channel GSN through an overall development deal, will now be […]