Scott Carlin Departs HBO

Scott Carlin has stepped down as president of HBO Domestic Distribution.

The move comes as HBO’s pipeline of syndication-ready product has dried up for the near future. He will not be replaced.

Carlin recently sold veteran comedies Curb Your Enthusiasm and Entourage to Tribune Broadcasting and Entourage to Spike TV.

He previously shepherded the sales of HBO’s The Sopranos to A&E, Sex and the City to Tribune and to TBS, Six Feet Under to Bravo and Band of Brothers to the History Channel.

Carlin’s departure follows the recent exit of his top lieutenant, exec vp program distribution Tom Cerio, who joined Warner Bros. Domestic TV Distribution as executive vp cable sales.

Nielsen Business Media