Crime TV: How To Stand Out In The (Police) Line-up
Thursday, January 31, 2019
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
At the Realscreen Summit, we’ve been examining the rise of true crime content for several years, and this year is no exception. That proves the enduring strength and growth of the genre. But at a time when the majority of buyers in the non-fiction and unscripted space —cable, SVOD and broadcast alike — are looking to slot more suspenseful series and specials into their schedules, how can you ensure that your idea rises to the top of the pitch pile? And once you get the greenlight, what will set your crime and investigation project apart from the pack? Here, you’ll hear from producers and network execs that are crafting and looking for creative crime content and learn how they’re innovating and evolving the genre.
SVP, Development & International Oxygen Media
Cream Productions Inc.
GM, Destination America & Travel Channel
EVP, Development & Research, Investigation Discovery & American Heroes Channel