‘Hunters’ Executive Cory Lanier Joins Village Roadshow Television as SVP, Scripted TV

EXCLUSIVE: Village Roadshow strengthens its television ranks.

The company’s television arm has hired Cory Lanier, who has worked on series such as Amazon’s Hunters and the Jordan Peele comedy series Strange town.

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Lanier joins as SVP, Scripted Television. He will report to Alix Jaffe of Village Roadshow, EVP, Television.

He will help the company produce scripted content across all platforms including streaming, network and syndication.

Lanier joins Sreda Global, where he was SVP, establishing an LA studio for the international company. He was previously Vice President, TV Series and Digital at Sonar Entertainment, where he produced strange town and Amazon docuseries Lorena as well as executive producing Team Downey’s YouTube Premium docuseries The age of AI.

In addition to helping develop and oversee Huntershe spent four years at Legendary Television, serving as VP, Television and Digital Studios, and also worked for veteran film producer Hunt Lowry.

Village Roadshow Television projects include a reboot of Nash Bridges’ TV movie for USA Network, starring Don Johnson, which premiered last November.

“We are thrilled to have Cory join us as we expand our leadership team. With his impeccable taste, vast experience and excellent working relationships in the industry, he will be a tremendous asset,” said Jaffe.

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