Michael Wright Takes President Post At EPIX

Michael Wright, who exited his post as CEO of Amblin Entertainment in September, has just been named President of the premium pay television network Epix. He will start in his new role on Dec. 4 and report to MGM Chairman/CEO Gary Barber.

Michael Wright, who exited his post as CEO of Amblin Entertainment in September, has just been named President of the premium pay television network Epix. He will start in his new role on Dec. 4 and report to MGM Chairman/CEO Gary Barber.He replaces longtime Epix president/CEO Mark Greenberg who had been at the helm since the company’s launch.Wright, who has a long history of experience in cable having been President, head of programming for TBS, TNT, and Turner Classic Movies before he worke...