Phil Temple

Carnival poaches ABC drama exec

Downton Abbey prodco Carnival Films has poached a development executive from US broadcast network ABC. Alex Sapot is relocating from ABC’s LA office to London to become a development producer at the NBCUniversal International Television Production-owned Carnival. At ABC, she was executive director of drama development, working on shows such as How to Get Away […]

NBCU’s Carnival staffs up

Downton Abbey producer Carnival Films has hired two content execs as another leaves the NBCUniversal-owned company. Danielle Dajani has been brought in as head of production at Carnival, and joins the London-based prodco from its LA counterpart Raleigh Studios and prior to that, Walt Disney Pictures. She has also been general manager of Sydney-based Village […]