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CAA Selling ‘Mare of Easttown’ Studio Wiip to South Korean TV Giant JTBC

South Korean television giant JTBC Studios is entering the U.S. market by acquiring wiip, the production company behind the HBO hit Mare of Easttown, Apple TV+’s Dickinson, and the forthcoming…

Paul Lee’s New Studio Lands TV Rights to Gimlet Podcast ‘Sandra’

The scripted comedy about a woman who works at a voice assistant company is the second project for Lee's wiip.

CAA Exploring Scripted TV Venture With Ex-ABC Chief Paul Lee

While the effort is in a preliminary stage, CAA would represent the company and steer projects and clients to it. It is unclear whether CAA would have an ownership stake in the entity.

Inside the ABC Shake-Up: New Chiefs Reveal Backstory, Hint at Future Plans

The fourth-place network "can do a lot better," says Ben Sherwood as he and Channing Dungey talk strategy, THR analyzes the reasons for Paul Lee's ouster and top producers offer insight on the Big…

Paul Lee’s Hits and Misses During His 6-Year ABC Tenure

From his ahead-of-the-curve diversity push and Shondaland's TGIT block to critically panned comedies like 'Work It' and 'Neighbors,' THR takes a look at the exec's big hits and those that failed to…

ABC Chief Paul Lee Forced Out, Channing Dungey Named Entertainment President

Dungey becomes the first female African-American to run a broadcast network.

ABC Chief on ‘Muppets’ Troubles, ‘Wicked City’s’ Demise and the Future of ‘Quantico’

Paul Lee also addressed the potential confusion between his 'American Crime' and FX's 'American Crime Story.'

ABC Chief Addresses ‘The Bachelor’s’ Race Problem

"We're doing a whole lot of tweaks," says Paul Lee. "I'd be very surprised if 'The Bachelorette' in the summer isn't diverse."

Netflix’s Ted Sarandos Challenges “Too Much TV” Thinking

"There's no such thing as 'too much TV,' unless we're all spending more and not watching more. That's not the case."

ABC Boss Defends Patrick Dempsey’s ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Departure

Paul Lee tells reporters at TCA that it was "great" to see the show "so relevant" and expects it to go on for years to come.

TV Upfronts: 5 Takeaways From ABC’s Justified Pat on the Back

Ben Sherwood makes his debut as Disney-ABC Television Group topper, Paul Lee shows off new and returning fare, and everybody praises Shonda Rhimes.

TV Upfronts: ABC Entertainment Chief on ‘Grey’s Anatomy’s’ Future, ‘SHIELD’ Spinoff, More

Ahead of his pitch to ad buyers, Paul Lee spoke to the press about 'American Crime's' planned reset and the "firecracker" that is 'Fresh Off the Boat's Eddie Huang.