Archive for September, 2010
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Wow. I was just informed that the next HRTS luncheon, the return of our popular Broadcast Network Chief’s panel on October 26th is near sellout… and we’re still a month away! When we decided to bring back this event to the HRTS schedule, we figured that we would have a good response, but this has been […]
HRTS is happy to announce the following new HRTS and JHRTS members. Please join us in welcoming these newest members to the ranks of HRTS. Thank you all for your support. Should you have any questions about your benefits as a member, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 818-789-1182. New HRTS Members Jen Bresnan, CBS Chris Castallo, CBS […]
Emmy-winning producer Craig Piligian founded Pilgrim Films & Television in 1997. Launching his career in the news business, Piligian delved into non-scripted programming in 1991, with Emergency Call and Real Stories of the Highway Patrol (with 625 episodes produced, Real Stories became the first successful launch and sustained production of a syndicated reality strip). Pilgrim […]
GK-TV is the television division of Graham King and Tim Headington’s GK Films. Launched in January of 2010, GK-TV is dedicated to the development, production and worldwide distribution of television programming. Working with the biggest writers, directors and talent in entertainment, GK-TV has uniquely positioned itself as the premiere destination for cinema-quality television production.
Greg Lipstone is Head of International Television and Media at International Creative Management and an HRTS Board Member. I recently had a chance to interview Greg to discuss Paramount, global business, and THAT’S INCREDIBLE.
Miss the Chase Carey luncheon? HRTS members have full access to past luncheons through the Online Video Central. Here you can view on-demand, full length replays of past luncheons, as well as live-streams of future luncheons. Catch the last event or watch others featuring names like Les Moonves, Brian Roberts and Bob Iger. To log […]
On Thursday, September 16th, JHRTS members and guests gathered at CAA’s Ray Kurtzman Theater to listen to five television directing luminaries discuss their business and craft. Jack Bender, David Nutter, Bill D’Elia, Jamie Widdoes and Joe Russo spoke about their personal and professional experiences on set and behind the scenes. Jack Bender talked about how a […]
The 2010-11 HRTS Newsmaker Luncheon series kicked off on September 14th at the Beverly Hilton and opened with newly-reelected HRTS President Kevin Beggs announcing the return of the Network Presidents luncheon, scheduled for next month with all five broadcast network presidents taking part. Keeping with the theme of presidents, the HRTS hosted a conversation with […]
Laura Lancaster is Executive Vice President, Drama Programming at NBC. I recently had a chance to interview Laura to discuss Law & Order, JJ Abrams and The Ramones.