ABC Entertainment announced the appointment of a new vice president, Current Programming. Now overseeing scripted drama and comedy programming for ABC is Stacey Adams.
Adams reports to Vicki Dummer, head of Current Series Programming, ABC Entertainment.
“Stacey is a highly respected, experienced creative executive who is passionate about television,” said Dummer. “She has strong relationships and great creative instincts, and I am very excited to have her join the team.”
Adams comes to ABC Entertainment from CBS, where she was vice president of Current Programming and covered comedy and drama shows, including “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” and “The Big Bang Theory.” Previously, she was vice president of Drama Development at Paramount/CBS Studios, working with the team that developed shows including “Criminal Minds,” “Medium,” “Numb3rs” and “Ghost Whisperer.”