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TriStar’s Lindsay Sloane Joins MGM Television as Production & Development EVP

Max Kisbye has been promoted to department’s senior vice president

TriStar’s Lindsay Sloane has joined MGM Television as executive vice president, Television Production & Development. She was the head of TV for her now-former employer.

Additionally, Max Kisbye has been promoted to senior vice president in the same department. He’ll continue to oversee FX’s “Fargo” from that post. The Production & Development unit is led by Roma Khanna, president, Television Group and Digital. MGM also has “Teen Wolf” and “Vikings” currently on TV.

Other internal MGM moves include Nathan Taylor’s elevation from creative executive to director of Development, and Rob Hochberg being upped from executive assistant to creative executive.

“Lindsay comes aboard during a tremendous period of growth for MGM TV,” said Steve Stark, MGM’s president, Production & Development. “Our television business is thriving as we continue to develop high quality content that appeals to the global audience.  Lindsay, through her strong relationships and keen instinct for quality programming, will be a wonderful addition to our incredible team of executives. ”

Sloane will report in to Stark. In her new job, Sloane will be responsible for creating and developing new projects, working alongside Kisbye and the rest of the television team.

“MGM Television has quickly become a major force in the television industry, known for its quality content, compelling storytelling and high caliber talent,” added Sloane. “I’m excited to jump right in with Steve, Max and the rest of the amazing team on the creation and development of new series.”