ITV taps head of global formats department
Remy Blumenfeld produced 'Something About Miriam'LONDON -- ITV Global Content head Lee Bartlett has hired the producer of controversial reality show "There's Something About Miriam," to head up the newly formed ITV Global Formats division, it was announced Thursday.
Remy Blumenfeld joins from his production company Amaze TV, which will cease to trade, and ITV Global will acquire its intellectual property catalog.
In his new role Blumenfeld will work on generating global formats, partnering with ITV's production outlets in territories including the U.S., Germany and Australia around the world to create local and international programming.
Blumenfeld will join ITV in January, reporting to Bartlett.