Meghan Lyvers

French lesbian nightclub drama wins Series Mania Forum’s pitch prize

French drama festival Series Mania has revealed the Best Project winner out of its industry-focused Forum. French series Purple beat out 15 other projects to be awarded the Series Mania Forum Best Project Award, which comes with a €50,000 ($56,000) prize. The award was accepted by Harold Valentin, Aurélien Larger, and Simon Trouilloud from Mother […]

CBS names Europe copro chief

The international studios arm of US broadcaster CBS has named a new coproductions chief in Europe. Meghan Lyvers will switch from her current role as senior VP, cable and digital at CBS Television Studios in the US, and will become SVP, coproductions and development at CBS Studios International. She will relocate to CBSSI’s EMEA head […]

CBS poaches Fox, Television 360 drama execs

CBS Television Studios has hired a pair of drama executives, one from rival broadcaster Fox and the other from US indie Television 360. Meghan Lyvers, who was previously at Management 360’s TV unit, has been named senior VP, drama development, while Brianna Bennett has become VP, drama development. Lyvers is also the former former VP, […]