‘Revenge’ Gets New Showrunner in Sunil Nayar

'Revenge' Gets New Showrunner in Sunil Nayar

"Revenge" writer/executive producer Sunil Nayar replaces previous showrunner Mike Kelley

"Revenge" has found itself a new showrunner.

Sunil Nayar, an executive producer and writer for the ABC drama, has been named showrunner for the series, should it be renewed for a third season, an ABC spokeswoman told TheWrap.

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Nayar assumes the role of showrunner as part of a new two-year deal he's struck with ABC Studios, which produces the series.

Nayar replaces the series' previous showrunner Mike Kelley, who stepped down in April after reaching what he called a "difficult mutual decision" with ABC Studios.

Nayar's previous stints include executive producer roles on "Body of Proof" and "Three Rivers" and "CSI: Miami."