Allison Wallach was named Executive Vice President, Head of FOX Entertainment’s in-house unscripted studio, FOX Alternative Entertainment (FAE), in February 2019. In her role, she is responsible for identifying, developing and producing unscripted programming both for FOX Network and third-party platforms.
Among the series Wallach oversees are the culture-piercing singing competition, The Masked Singer; Next Level Chef, the next evolution in cooking competitions, hosted by Gordon Ramsay, produced with Studio Ramsay Global and the 2021-22 season’s #1 series debut; the avatar singing competition Alter Ego, featuring Alanis Morissette, will.i.am, Nick Lachey, Grimes and Rocsi Diaz; the music challenge series I Can See Your Voice, hosted and executive-produced by Ken Jeong, and last season’s #1 new entertainment program; the guessing game-meets-baking competition Crime Scene Kitchen, hosted by Joel McHale (with Fly on the Wall Entertainment) and Summer 2021’s #1 new series; Name That Tune, featuring Jane Krakowski and Randy Jackson; Fox's New Year's Eve Toast & Roast; and Domino Masters, with Eric Stonestreet hosting.
In addition, FAE recently produced the variety series The Big Deal for Ireland’s Virgin Media Television, marking the studio’s first-third party program.
Prior to joining FOX Entertainment, Wallach was President of Jupiter Entertainment. She joined the company in 2015 to lead its content portfolio expansion into new genres and distribution platforms. From 2010 to 2015, Wallach was an agent in United Talent Agency’s alternative television department, where she helped grow the agency’s international and cable television business. Previously, she was Senior Vice President, Programming, at BBC Worldwide Productions from 2008 to 2010. Prior to BBC, Wallach was Vice President, Programming, at Lifetime Television.