The Morning Ticker: Playing Peter, Signing Erin, Hiring Fusion

By Chris Ariens 

  • Actress Allison Williams, daughter of NBC Newsman Brian Williams, will be playing Peter Pan in the live action version of the musical set to air on NBC Dec. 4.

  • Erin Burnett has signed a contract extension with CNN which will keep her “OutFront” at 7pmET. She’ll also develop a program for CNN International, debuting later this year.

  • Cheri Ehrlich Eisen is joining Fusion as Senior Director of Human Resources. The Disney/ABC alum will lead the network’s efforts to hire, keep, and develop talent.