Brett Weitz on board at TNT

Former Fox 21 exec becomes vp of series development

Fox 21 exec Brett Weitz has joined TNT as vp of series development. He will spearhead development of scripted drama series for TNT, reporting to Lillah McCarthy, vp of series programming for TNT and TBS.

As vp creative affairs for 20th TV's Fox 21, Weitz developed such series as TNT's "Saved" as well as "Beauty and the Geek" and "FreeRide." Before that, Weitz was director drama development for 20th TV.