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TV 23 AUG 2021

Freeform appoints The CW’s Julie Jarmon as Head of Scripted Development

23 AUG 2021
The executive will be responsible for identifying new ideas and concepts for scripted series at the network and supervising creative production on series pilots, as well as the first season of all new scripted series.

TV 8 DEC 2020

FREEFORM APPOINTS JAMILA HUNTER AS ORIGINALS CHIEF, UNSCRIPTED

8 DEC 2020
The Quibi executive is set to report to Duncan as she takes on the development of the network's originals. The promotion follows the departure of former Freeform Executive VP of original programming and development Lauren Corrao.

TV 5 OCT 2020

FREEFORM HEAD OF PROGRAMMING LAUREN CORRAO EXITS THE COMPANY

5 OCT 2020
Corrao was responsible for all scripted and unscripted development, current original programming, and casting talent development. The reason for her departure was not disclosed.

TV 29 MAY 2020

FORMER NETFLIX EXEC, TARA DUNCAN, TO BE PRESIDENT OF DISNEY’S FREEFORM

29 MAY 2020
Duncan joined the network as a result of her overall deal at Hulu, and will now oversee the company's strategic planning, brand development, content strategy, original programming, production, scheduling, finance, research, marketing, and communications.