Elise Henderson Joins Mrc As President of Television

Ucp’s Elise Henderson has joined Mrc as President of Television. She will oversee Mrc’s slate of development, current programming as well as joint venture and production partnerships.

Henderson most recently served as Svp of Development for Ucp.. Mrc’s Peter Johnson, who was brought in two years ago, as President of Development, is expected to report to her.

“Elise is a unique talent with a proven history of success. She exhibits strong leadership, a clear vision for the future, and a deep background in both the agency and studio worlds,” Mrc said in a statement. “In our efforts to remain true to our DNA as we grow our business, Elise will be an exceptional addition to Mrc leadership.”

In her most recent role at Ucp, Henderson oversaw the development of such projects as USA Network’s Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated Mr. Robot, Syfy’s Happy!, and Amazon’s Homecoming.

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