Sony TV Co-President Chris Parnell Departs for Apple
The SPT co-president had been with the outside the box studio for a long time and will presently rejoin with the previous boss knocked some people’s socks off of video Zack Van Amburg and Jamie Erlicht at the tech mammoth.
In his new senior programming job on the household advancement group, the all-around regarded executive will answer to Matt Cherniss, Apple’s head of scripted turn of events and current programming, and be liable for extending Apple’s record of unique arrangement.
Chris Parnell is leaving Sony Pictures Television for a top programming work at Apple. He’ll rejoin with previous studio boss Zack Van Amburg and Jamie Erlicht at the tech monster
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Parnell, during his time as co-president at Sony TV close by Jason Clodfelter, guided innovative parts of the studio’s local TV business. During his 16 years with Sony, he created hits including Outlander, The Blacklist, The Boys, Preacher and Amazon’s profoundly foreseen take on Wheel of Time. He likewise created Ron Moore’s space dramatization For All Mankind, which was one of four unique arrangement that helped dispatch Apple into scripted firsts. The space show was immediately recharged for a subsequent season.
Parnell’s flight will leave Clodfelter as Sony’s co-leader of Sony Pictures Television Studios, supervising local tasks just as its flags including the recently propelled TriStar TV. He will keep on answering to Sony Pictures Television Studios president Jeff Frost. Ice declared Parnell’s takeoff in an update to staff. (Peruse that beneath.)
Parnell shows up at Apple as non-mainstream studio Sony TV keeps on confronting a daunting task in an atmosphere in which media aggregates organize responsibility for bargains. Sony TV additionally stripped its decoration, Crackle, which is presently lion’s share possessed by Chicken Soup for the Soul.