ITV STUDIOS AMERICA TAPS DWAYNE SHATTUCK TO OVERSEE PRODUCTION OPERATIONS

ITV STUDIOS AMERICA TAPS DWAYNE SHATTUCK TO OVERSEE PRODUCTION OPERATIONS

Sherman Oaks, CA, January 31, 2017 – Dwayne Shattuck has been appointed Executive Vice President, Production at ITV Studios America, effective immediately. Based in Los Angeles, Shattuck will oversee production for the growing roster of scripted television programming produced by ITV Studios in the U.S. market and support ITV Studios America’s affiliated labels and joint ventures in all areas of production. He will report to Philippe Maigret, President, ITV Studios America.

“As we build out our U.S. scripted TV business, it is critical to have the right production infrastructure in place,” said Maigret. “I am thrilled that Dwayne, an industry veteran with tremendous experience and relationships, is joining the ITV Studios America management team.”

Shattuck added: “After talking with Philippe about his plans for ITV Studios America and learning of the support from ITV’s global leadership, I couldn’t imagine not joining the incredible team in building the next great scripted television studio.”

Previously, Shattuck served as Senior Vice President, Production, Endemol Shine Studios. Before joining Endemol Studios, Shattuck produced 52 episodes of the television series "Mad Men," where he won multiple Emmy, Golden Globe, Directors Guild and Producers Guild Awards.

In 2010, Dwayne won AFI's "Producer of The Year, in Episodic Television." He also produced the period drama "Magic City" for The Starz Network, "Push Nevada" and "Skin" for producers Jerry Bruckheimer, Ben Affleck and Sean Bailey.

Shattuck started in the film industry as a set medic, and has worked as an Assistant Director, Production Manager, and then Producer.

He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Nicole (a professional photographer) and his two sons.

About ITV Studios America:
ITV Studios America is ITV Studios’ LA-based independent scripted television operation in the U.S. The studio develops and produces scripted programming, based on original ideas or established IPs, for global exploitation across all platforms. ITV Studios America’s current scripted TV series in North America include “Somewhere Between” (ABC), in pre-production for launch summer 2017; and “Good Witch” (Hallmark Channel), now in its third season. The studio has a growing portfolio of projects in development with multiple broadcast and cable networks, and OTT services, developed internally or through its PODs: One Two Punch, Hoodlum, Assembly Entertainment, Little Engine and 42.

About ITV Studios:
ITV Studios is a world leader in television production and distribution. It has international production centers in the U.K., Germany, France, the Nordics and Australia, as well as the U.S. The distribution business, ITV Studios Global Entertainment, is a distributor of programs to all regions worldwide. For further information, visit: www.itvstudios.com/us.

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