John Hamlin Inks Multi-Year Production Deal With CMT
August 18, 2015 at 9:36 AM (PT)
Veteran TV producer and executive JOHN HAMLIN will expand his production relationship with CMT with the launch of his company, SWITCHED ON ENTERTAINMENT, effective immediately. HAMLIN will continue working with CMT as Exec. Producer and showrunner of CMT’s premier music tentpoles and franchises, including “CMT MUSIC AWARDS,” “Artists of the Year” and “Crossroads.” He is also charged with developing new series and signature events for the network as part of a ‘first-look’ deal. HAMLIN will retain an office and base of operations at CMT, and will continue his artist management enterprises.
“To be able to continue my working relationship with VIACOM and CMT, produce and create programming with new partners, and manage artists I’m passionate about is a dream scenario," said HAMLIN. "I’m grateful to BRIAN PHILLIPS and everyone at CMT for an incredible eight years, and I look forward to producing television with CMT for years to come.” Congratulate HAMLIN here.