Telepictures Names Catania VP of Production

May 4, 2005  •  Post A Comment

Producer Bruce Catania has been named VP of production for Telepictures Productions. The announcement was made Wednesday by Hilary Estey McLoughlin, executive VP and general manager of Telepictures Productions.

Mr. Catania will oversee the day-to-day production of various Telepictures television series, including the first-run “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” “Judge Mathis,” “elimiDate” and the upcoming “The Tyra Banks Show.” He will also work on The WB variety show “Steve Harvey’s Big Time Challenge.”

Mr. Catania joined Telepictures in July 2004 as supervising producer of “Big Time.” He worked previously at Twentieth Television supervising the launches of “On Air With Ryan Seacrest,” “The Orlando Jones Show” and “The Rob Nelson Show.” Prior to Twentieth, he worked at Paramount Domestic Television on the first-run series “Leeza,” “Rendez-view,” and “Dr. Laura.”