Mrc Television Taps Starz’s Ken Segna As Head Of Development

Exclusive: Starz’s Svp Original Programming Ken Segna has left the pay cable network to join Mrc Television as Evp and Head of Development. Reporting to President Elise Henderson, he will shepherd the indie studio’s slate of development, working closely with creators and producers.

This marks the highest-profile hire to date for Ucp’s Elise Henderson since she joined Mrc as President of Television in April. She has been building up her team by bringing in several other executives, most notably Mary-Claire Manley who joined as a VP from Ucp. Segna’s appointment follows the recent departure of Peter Johnson as Mrc President of Television development.

“Ken has amazing relationships, impeccable taste, and a knack for discovering and shaping compelling and entertaining stories,” said Henderson. “We’re thrilled to have him join Mrc Television to lead development efforts as we continue to grow.”

Mrc’s TV series portfolio includes

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