NATPE sets schedule for LATV fest


NATPE on Monday outlined plans for its inaugural LATV Festival, set to take place July 25-27 at various locations in Los Angeles. Among the speakers to be featured at a breakfast series sponsored by the Producers Guild of America at the House of Blues are "The Office" showrunner Greg Daniels and line producer Kent Zbornak; "Supernanny" supervising producer Mark Allen and showrunner Craig Armstrong; and "Lost" co-showrunner Carlton Cuse and line producer Jean Higgins. Evening screenings at the Pacific Design Center Theatre will kick off with "America's Next Producer" and creator Dan Cutforth. Also to be screened is "Weeds," followed by a panel moderated by The Hollywood Reporter television critic Ray Richmond that features Lionsgate's Kevin Beggs, Showtime's Robert Greenblatt, creator/executive producer Jenji Kohan and exec producers Roberto Benabib and Craig Zisk. For more details, visit