EVP, A+E STUDIOS
Tana Nugent Jamieson is executive vice president of A+E Studios, the award-winning studio unit of the global media company A+E Networks, LLC. In this role, she develops original scripted programming for the A+E Networks portfolio, including Lifetime and HISTORY, as well as for external studios. Jamieson manages a diversified slate, which includes Project Blue Book from executive producer Robert Zemeckis, the number one new cable series of the 2018-2019 season, for HISTORY. She also oversees the drama series Reprisal for Hulu, the animated drama series The Liberator for Netflix, comedy series Best Intentions from American Pie creator Adam Herz for POP, upcoming drama series ISB from writer and executive producer Kevin Costner for ABC, and The Lincoln Lawyer, a legal drama from creator David E. Kelley based on Michael Connelly’s series of bestselling novels for the CBS Network. Jamieson also spearheaded the hit series Six and Knightfall for HISTORY, as well as the development of the critically acclaimed, Emmy-nominated limited event series Roots.
She is responsible for the studios’ overall deals with top-tier talent including Ross Fineman, Giovanni Orlando and Ron West, Chris Henze and J.B. Roberts’ Thruline Entertainment, and Swoon Reads.
Earlier, Jamieson was senior vice president, drama programming, at A&E Network. There, she oversaw the network’s development and production of all original scripted dramatic series, as well as limited series, movies and miniseries, including the Emmy-nominated A&E hit series Bates Motel, starring Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore, from executive producers Carlton Cuse and Kerry Ehrin.