• Get to Know Andy Forssell, the Maestro of HBO Max

    3 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Friday's massive restructuring of WarnerMedia under recently appointed CEO Jason Kilar sets lofty expectations for both HBO Max and Andy Forssell, the operating business executive in charge of the streaming service.
    Under the new regime, Forssell's role as general manager will have him reporting directly to Kilar as he oversees the “global rollout” of HBO Max, a clear effort to make the fledgling streamer a rival to Netflix worldwide and a top priority of Kilar's. (You know, after Kilar gets the service on Amazon and Roku.)
    While HBO programming president Casey Bloys will pick the brand's...
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  • WarnerMedia Shakeup: Bob Greenblatt, Kevin Reilly & Keith Cocozza Out, Ann Sarnoff & Casey Bloys Upped

    3 monthes ago - By Deadline

    New WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar is putting his stamp on the company with a big reorganization with all network, film and TV studio and streaming assets under Warner Bros. chief Ann Sarnoff. Leaving WarnerMedia are Bob Greenblatt, Chairman, WarnerMedia Entertainment and Direct-to-Consumer, and Kevin Reilly, Chief Content Officer, HBO Max and president, TNT, TBS, and...
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  • Bob Greenblatt, Kevin Reilly Exit WarnerMedia Amid Massive Reorganization

    3 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Kevin Reilly and Bob Greenblatt are both out at WarnerMedia amid a large scale reorganization under new CEO Jason Kilar.
    Below here are some of the changes, which will see Andy Forssell and Ann Sarnoff take on newly expanded role:
    Andy Forssell , General Manager of HBO Max , will now be leading a newly created HBO Max operating business unit and report to me. Andy and his team will be responsible for the product, marketing, consumer engagement and global rollout of HBO Max.
    Ann Sarnoff , Warner Bros. Chair and CEO, will be leading our newly created Studios and Networks Group, combining...
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