Lonker gets reality check with A&E post


Scott Lonker has been named vp nonfiction and alternative programming at A&E Network, where he will oversee the development and production of the network's nonfiction, alternative and reality series. Lonker most recently worked at WMA's New York television department, where he focused primarily on unscripted and scripted programming, comedy talent and animation. He will report to A&E senior vp nonfiction alternative programming Robert Sharenow.