Turner names new Africa entertainment channels chief

Turner Broadcasting System has appointed Gulliermo Farré as the head of general entertainment channels for Africa. Farré joined Turner in 2007 and held the role of coordinator of programming and acquisitions until 2012, before being promoted to content chief of TNT and TCM.

“Guillermo has extensive knowledge of the industry and of content for film and TV” comments Jaime Ondarza, TBS’s senior VP, southern Europe and Africa. “With this appointment we are looking to utilise his experience in order to give our brands a big boost in Africa.”


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