continues to consolidate its operations under . The latest move is integrating into the company’s Entertainment Networks Group. It is triggering the departure of , who will exit as President of Programming for the Entertainment Networks Group and AMC Studios later this month.
The Entertainment Networks Group, run by Group President Barnett, encompasses the company’s four scripted networks, AMC, BBC America, SundanceTV and IFC, as well as the premium, ad-free digital platform AMC Premiere. Under the new realignment, AMC Studios, which produces series exclusively for the AMC networks, is being brought under the same centralized leadership as the nets it supplies. The company is launching a search for a new programming head of the Entertainment Networks Group to oversee the slates for AMC, BBC