PALEY DIALOGUE

Cocktails & Conversation with Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios

Thursday, September 26, 2019
6:15 pm to 8:00 pm PT
Los Angeles

Cocktails & Networking: 6:15 pm
Program: 7:00 pm

Jennifer Salke
Head of Amazon Studios

Jennifer Salke is the Head of Amazon Studios. She oversees of all aspects of television and film development as well as production for Amazon’s entertainment division. This includes implementing an overall long-term content strategy for both units along with overseeing the short-term goals of launching upcoming series and films as well as ongoing support of current series. Upon Salke joining the Amazon team, the studio signed the ReFRame agreement - supporting a formal action plan to further gender parity in the media industry.

Prior to Amazon, Salke was President of NBC Entertainment, a title she had held since July 2011. Salke was responsible for comedy development, drama development, current programming, casting and diversity programming initiatives, as well as the entirety of Universal Television operations, which includes parallel divisions of development, programming and casting. Salke served as Executive Vice President of Creative Affairs at Twentieth Century Fox Television. In 2002, Salke joined Twentieth Century Fox as Senior Vice President of Drama Development. She began her career at Aaron Spelling Productions.

                   

Media Council Members can view the live stream of this event beginning at 7:00 pm PT on Thursday, September 26.


This event is exclusive to Media Council Members and other invited guests. To find out more about Media Council Membership, contact mediacouncil@paleycenter.org