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Summit ’20: Digging into development

Summit ’20: Digging into development

NEW ORLEANS – Leading industry producers and network executives offered insight into where the non-scripted marketplace is headed during a panel discussion on the opening day of the 22nd edition of the Realscreen Summit in New Orleans on Monday afternoon (Jan. 27). Moderated by Joe Livecchi, CEO of full-service media company Noble Savages, the “Development: What’s Hot, What’s Not” panelRead more about Summit ’20: Digging into development[…]

Close Up with Joe Livecchi: Paramount Network’s Tori Socha

Close Up with Joe Livecchi: Paramount Network’s Tori Socha

“We are still open for business and I have a shit ton of work to do,” says Tori Socha when I ask what’s going on in the unscripted group at the Paramount Network. It is a very candid and bold statement from a complex executive at a critical turn in her career, as VP of original programmingRead more about Close Up with Joe Livecchi: Paramount Network’s Tori Socha[…]

Close Up with Joe Livecchi: AMC/Sundance TV’s Eliot Goldberg

Close Up with Joe Livecchi: AMC/Sundance TV’s Eliot Goldberg

Joe Livecchi is founder and CEO of the prodco Noble Savages, and a seasoned media professional with over 20 years of experience in content creation, programming and marketing. This is the latest in a series of intimate interviews with what he calls “real life noble savages,” or, in his words, “someone who operates with theRead more about Close Up with Joe Livecchi: AMC/Sundance TV’s Eliot Goldberg[…]

Close up with Joe Livecchi: Rob Bagshaw, Nickelodeon

Close up with Joe Livecchi: Rob Bagshaw, Nickelodeon

Rob Bagshaw, EVP of unscripted at Nickelodeon, likes to accomplish the impossible. He’s done it over and over again in his career but my first thoughts upon meeting him are how he is the most extroverted private person I have ever met. You sit with Rob (pictured above with Alyssa Milano) and his energy isRead more about Close up with Joe Livecchi: Rob Bagshaw, Nickelodeon[…]

Close Up With Joe Livecchi: HBO Max’s Jennifer O’Connell

Close Up With Joe Livecchi: HBO Max’s Jennifer O’Connell

A few years ago, the Internet melted down when a picture of a dress set off a global debate. No one could agree if it was black and blue or white and gold. How can so many people see the same thing so clearly and distinctly in two totally different ways? That’s what I’m trying to figureRead more about Close Up With Joe Livecchi: HBO Max’s Jennifer O’Connell[…]