Moser tops new Participant TV unit


Participant Prods., the company behind "An Inconvenient Truth," will launch a television division as part of a larger effort to expand its content creation and distribution possibilities.

The company has tapped industry veteran John Moser as vp of the division. He will oversee original television programming from conception and development through production, following the company's standard of socially conscious entertainment, and report to Participant president Ricky Strauss.

Moser joins Los Angeles-based Participant from Showtime Networks.