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Sue Naegle Exiting Annapurna as Chief Content Officer

Veteran entertainment executive Sue Naegle is leaving Annapurna as chief content officer, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Naegle joined the Megan Ellison-founded production company as its TV boss in 2016 and was promoted to chief content officer in 2019, where she expanded her purview to oversee the development of Annapurna’s film slate as well as […]

Josh Safran’s ‘Mixtape’ Revived at Netflix With Series Order

Netflix has picked up Josh Safran's musical drama, starring Jenna Dewan and Callie Hernandez, after it was originally piloted at Fox.

Harassment in Hollywood: 5 Female Industry Forces Brainstorm How to “Change the Culture”

As the industry reels from the Harvey Weinstein scandal, THR gathered top-ranking producers, showrunners and execs — Sue Naegle, Krista Vernoff, Terry Press, Stephanie Allain and Mara Brock Akil — for a no-B.S. brainstorm on anger, survival and, most important, solutions: "Hire based on talent and fairness and create work environments where people can actually do their best."

It’s Goodbye ‘Girls’ as Lena Dunham, Cast, Execs Overshare in Show Oral History

The definitive backstory of a series that began as "the worst pitch you've ever read" (see it yourself!) as the seminal comedy starts its final season and all the major players spill on the (very NSFW) sex scenes, those racism charges and what the "voice of her generation" does next.

Tony Kushner, Beau Willimon Reveal How to Write for Hollywood Without Ever Leaving New York

It helps to be brilliant, like these four playwright-screenwriters — also including John Patrick Shanley ('Doubt') and Suzan-Lori Parks ('Topdog/Underdog') — who navigated La La Land with advice from Steven Spielberg, Mike Nichols and William Goldman.

HBO’s Sue Naegle Exits for Rich Producing Deal

Naegle, who sources say will not be replaced, will set up a production company with the potential to shop projects across cable.

Santa Monica Museum of Art Kicks Off Benefit Weekend

The intimate museum drew HBO's Sue Naegle, artist John Baldessari and more at its annual Precognito gala Thursday night, leading up to Saturday's Incognito art sale where the identities of the artists are a secret.

Why HBO’s Sue Naegle Didn’t Lose Sleep Over ‘Homeland’s’ Big Wins

The exec behind "Boardwalk Empire" and "Game of Thrones" tells THR it's hard not to root for Showtime: "I welcome the competition."

Fun, Games and Dragon Eggs: How Hollywood’s Power Women Really Spend Their Time (Video)

A tongue-in-cheek look behind the scenes features top executives engaging in tasks one might not guess would be part of the job.

Jane Fonda, Kirsten Dunst, Amy Pascal Share Laughs, Inspirations at THR’s Women in Entertainment Breakfast

Octavia Spencer, Chelsea Handler and Viola Davis also took part in the Sue Naegle coined "estrogen meets ambition" event that featured a special tribute to the late Laura Ziskin, and Sherry Lansing presenting her namesake award to Fonda.

How ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Star Ellen Pompeo, HBO’s Sue Naegle Help Foster Kids at Thanksgiving

Ziffren Brittenham attorney Clifford Gilbert-Lurie also pitches in with the Alliance for Children's Rights annual holiday program.