Live PD

Optomen taps Live PD producer for development

All3Media’s Optomen Productions has tapped Live PD producer and Big Fish exec George McTeague as senior VP of development. McTeague will report directly to Optomen president Maria Silver and be based in the company’s New York office. He will work closely with LA-based senior VP Ricky Kelehar who relocated earlier this year to establish a […]

MGM acquires Live PD producer Big Fish

MGM has acquired the producer of A&E’s Live PD, Big Fish Entertainment. The company will continue to operate as Big Fish Entertainment, with founder and president Dan Cesareo remaining in his role and reporting to Barry Poznick, president of unscripted television MGM. It will remain in New York. Big fish is also the producer of […]

Live PD prodco brings in Half Yard exec

Live PD producer Big Fish Entertainment has hired Half Yard Productions’s Jordana Starr to serve as vice president of development. Starr will report to the senior vice president of development George McTeague at the US-based prodco. Prior to joining Big Fish, Starr served as vice president of programming at Half Yard, with creative oversight of pilots, series […]