Barry Jossen Joins A+E Studios As EVP

By | Thursday February 6, 2014 @ 9:30am PST
Nellie Andreeva

barry jossenFormer ABC Studios head Barry Jossen has been tapped for another top studio executive job. The veteran executive/producer has been named EVP for recently formed A+E Studios, the in-house production arm of A+E Networks. He will be … Read More »

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ABC Remaking Argentine Series ‘Los Roldán’ With Michael McDonald, Developing Black Widow Drama With Barry Jossen

By | Friday October 18, 2013 @ 4:32pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Former ABC Studios EVP Barry Jossen, now an ABC Studios-based producer, has sold a second project, ABC drama Sins. Written by Philip Levens, it is a dark, twisted, sexy soap about a modern day black widow who seduces a wealthy man while struggling to stay one step ahead of … Read More »

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CBS Buys Legal Drama From Barry Schindel & Barry Jossen

By | Tuesday October 15, 2013 @ 10:31am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: CBS has put in development Blackwood, a drama project from writer-executive producer Barry Schindel and executive producer Barry Jossen. This marks … Read More »

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Barry Jossen Leaving ABC Studios, Patrick Moran Taking Over

By | Wednesday July 17, 2013 @ 3:15pm PDT

Barry Jossen, exec vp at ABC Studios, the guy who ran day-to-day operations at ABCS, is “returning to his career as an award-winning producer with a production deal with ABC Studios,” ABC said today. That wasn’t ABC’s headline: The headline was that ABC Entertainment Group president Paul Lee is promoting Channing Dungey, Samie Falvey and Patrick Moran, each to EVP. Moran, who had been SVP Drama Development, now will run ABC Studios, with all creative and production operations will report to him. He’s taking Jossen’s place. Jossen had this to say: “During the course of the past year, I have given a lot of thought about what I want to do next due to television’s changing landscape. For me, it seemed best to get out of the day-to-day operational work of overseeing ABC Studios. I plan to return to producing and am considering a number of other opportunities that have come my way. I love my colleagues at ABC Studios and have been quietly preparing them for success as they transition into their new positions.” Dungey, who was SVP Drama Development, adds movies and miniseries to her purview. Falvey, formerly SVP Comedy Development, adds international scripted development to her comedy responsibilities. Read ABC’s statement after the jump:

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