Stern tapped vp prod'n at Lifetime TV


Julie Stern has been named vp production at Lifetime Television, where she will continue to be responsible for physical production of the network's reality series and pilots, including the series "Lisa Williams: Life Among the Dead" and "Gay, Straight or Taken?" and the pilots "How to Look Good Naked," hosted by Carson Kressley, and "Hello Goodbye," hosted by J.D. Roberto. Stern is "enthusiastic, diplomatic and has excellent relationships with both the talent and producers," senior vp production Colleen McCormick said. Stern, based in Los Angeles, joined Lifetime in May as senior director of production.