Margaret O'Brien Named Entertainment One's Canadian TV Topper


The Canadian producer is looking to build on success with TV series like "Rookie Blue" and "Haven."

TORONTO - Entertainment One has promoted Margaret O’Brien to president of its Canadian TV operation.

O’Brien moves up from COO of Entertainment One Television to the new Toronto-based post, with a main focus on developing the Canadian producer’s factual division.

O'Brien came to Entertainment One in September 2008 as chief financial officer and COO of Barna-Alper Productions, a rival TV producer acquired and folded into the group.