Warner Bros. TV Ups Melinda Hage to Exec VP

By Andrew Gauthier 

The Hollywood Reporter

Warner Bros. TV is continuing the restructuring of its top programming team under president Peter Roth.

Studio veteran Melinda Hage has been promoted to executive vp current programming. She will continue to oversee WBTV’s slate of on-air series and run the studio’s current department, reporting to Roth. He praised her “great creative instincts and strong relationships with our producers and network partners.”

In the new setup, Hage and Susan Rovner, who recently was promoted to executive vp development, will serve as Roth’s top lieutenants on the programming side, with Rovner overseeing development and Hage shepherding current series. More…