The Emmy-winning TV producer behind Friends, Joey, and Dream On will serve as Senior Executive Director and Founding Director of Emerson College’s new Hollywood facility opening in January 2014. Kevin Bright, a class of ’76 Emerson alum, will focus on expanding the Boston school’s LA-based mentoring and internship programs which have placed over 4,300 students in film, TV, music, media, and marketing internships to date.

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