Former WB Entertainment President David Janollari has joined MTV in the new post of executive VP of scripted development, according to B&C.
Janollari, who will help continue the network’s efforts to expand its scripted offerings, will report directly to MTV President of Programming Tony DiSanto.
"David has a proven track record of commercial and critical success as both a buyer and a seller. He is the perfect fit for this key role in our programming organization," said DiSanto is a statement.
Janollari said in a statement, "I grew up with MTV and have always admired the power of the brand. I’m excited to help lead them into the scripted series world at a time when young audiences want entertainment that speaks to their generation."
— Allison J. Waldman