Joel Cheatwood Moves To FNC: “It’s A Television Producer’s Dream”

By Brian 

It’s confirmed: As vice president of development, Joel Cheatwood will “report jointly to [Roger] Ailes and the heads of programming for FNC and FBC, working closely with editorial executives of both networks,” the press release says.

Quoting Ailes: “Joel has a strong reputation in the industry for his good ideas and the ability to execute them. He also possesses a wealth of experience he can share with us.”

And quoting Cheatwood: “The first decade of FOX News represents one of the industry’s all-time success stories and there’s every indication the best is yet to come. I am thrilled to be a part of a network that is synonymous with innovation, creativity, and risk-taking — it’s a television producer’s dream.”