CW appoints Olander head of unscripted programming

Heather Olander has joined The CW Network, now controlled by Nexstar Media Group, as head of unscripted programming. “I’m incredibly honored to join Brad and the team at this exciting time of transformation for The CW,” said Olander. “I’m looking forward to developing a fresh slate of non-scripted programming and collaborating with non-scripted producers on […]

Nexstar Media to own 75 percent stake in The CW Network

Nexstar Media Group is planning to acquire a 75 percent ownership in The CW Network. Warner Bros. Discovery and Paramount Global, the current co-owners of The CW, will each retain a 12.5 percent ownership interest. An excerpt from the announcement reads: “The proposed transaction is expected to create value for Nexstar shareholders by solidifying the […]