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Alexandra Pelosi Directing 2020 Election Doc for MTV

Sheila Nevins, the newly installed head of MTV's Documentary Films division, has added Alexandra Pelosi's 'America on Selfies,' a film about the upcoming 2020 U.S. presidential election by the daughter of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, to her slate.

Sheila Nevins’ MTV Documentary Films Nabs ‘Gay Chorus Deep South’

Sheila Nevins' MTV Documentary Films has picked up 'Gay Chorus Deep South,' the Tribeca Film Festival award winner by director David Charles Rodrigues.

Sheila Nevins Sets Doc Slate at MTV With Two Films That Explore Racial “Injustice”

Two months after joining MTV as the head of its new Documentary Films division, Sheila Nevins has lined up her first two projects with an eye fixed on the upcoming awards season, namely Davy Rothbart's feature '17 Blocks' and Smriti Mundhra and Sami Khan's short 'St. Louis Superman.'

Sheila Nevins, Katie Couric, Nancy Dubuc Among Peabody Awards’ New East Coast Board of Directors

The Peabody Awards has established an East Coast division of its board of directors, with Sheila Nevins, Katie Couric and Nancy Dubuc among the industry leaders added to the group.

Sheila Nevins Sets Next Act: Launching MTV Documentary Films

A year after wrapping her nearly four-decade run at HBO Documentary Films, Sheila Nevins has lined up her next act. The Emmy-winning producer has joined Viacom-owned MTV and will launch MTV Documentary Films, which will be a division of its MTV Studios.

Tribeca: Aaron Rodgers, Angela Bassett, Sheila Nevins Among Jurors

Aaron Rodgers, Angela Bassett, Sheila Nevins, Tig Notaro, Debra Messing, Maureen Dowd and Topher Grace are among the jurors for the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival.

Hamptons Doc Fest Sets Opening Films, Sheila Nevins Tribute

The Hamptons Doc Fest on Thursday unveiled the upcoming lineup for its 11th edition, to include a tribute to former HBO Documentary Films president Sheila Nevins, and opening film 'Every Act of Life,' a film about Terrence McNally. The closing night film on Dec. 3 is 'Free Solo,' a film about free soloist climber Alex Honnold, by directors Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi.

Sheila Nevins Declares She’s “Too Energetic and Ambitious to Retire”

The outgoing president of HBO documentary films mused about what she'd do next and talked about the #MeToo and Time's Up movements.

Hillary Clinton, Viola Davis, Ronan Farrow to Headline 9th Women in the World Summit

The annual conference at Lincoln Center will feature conversations about the #MeToo movement, "strong men" and pay equity.

HBO’s Sheila Nevins Talks Frankly About Facelifts at MPTF Women’s Conference

The longtime documentary czar read two uproarious chapters from her new memoir during her keynote address at the fifth annual Deal With It confab.

HBO Doc Legend Sheila Nevins Enlists A-Listers for Her Revealing Biography

Nevins opens up on women in the workplace and the challenges with deep-pocketed cable rivals and streaming competitors who now have "Monopoly money."