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A Networking Event for Writers, Directors and Content Creators


"Q&A with BET's Vice President of Current Programming (Scripted & Reality)" 

Monday, May 21, 2018

Westside Pavilion
Community Room B, Level 3 (Near Landmark Theatres)
10800 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA, 90064

About the Event
 Are you a content creator looking for advice or industry insights from a prominent TV executive? Do you want to know what goes into behind the scenes of making a long-lasting television series? Do you want to learn more about current programming and the future TV trends at a major cable network? Or maybe you're interested in networking or becoming a TV executive? If so, this is an intimate event that you do not want to miss! All participants will have an opportunity to ask candid questions directly to the speaker! Absolutely NO pitching projects; this is an educational networking event for informational purposes only.

About the Speaker
LaTanya N. Newt is the VP of Current, Scripted & Reality for BET Networks, a division of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), the nation’s leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news and public affairs television programming for the African-American audience.

With 20 plus years in the entertainment industry, Newt is a highly accomplished television production and development executive with proven skills as an innovative and creative storyteller. As a Los Angeles based programming executive, she oversees the creative development and production of scripted and alternative series, MOWs, pilots and webisodes.

Space is very limited!

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