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Paramount Television names production, development heads

Paramount Television names production, development heads

Viacom Inc.'s Paramount Television studio has named the executive team that will help the company stage its return to the TV production business.  The company on Wednesday appointed Jason Fisher, formerly of cable network AMC, as head of production. Fisher oversaw production for shows including "The Walking Dead," "Mad Men," "Breaking Bad" and the "The Killing." Annette Savitch, who most recently co-ran Natalie Portman’s production company Handsomecharlie Films, is coming on as Paramount TV's head of drama development, while Jennifer Howell, formerly of 20th Century Fox TV, will lead comedy development.  The...

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