MRC Taps Legendary TV’s Peter Johnson as President of TV Development

MRC is stuffing out a executive ranks.

The studio has hired Legendary Television’s Peter Johnson as a new boss of TV development. In a role, a maestro writer and executive will manage a growth and offered of MRC’s radio projects. He will news to co-CEO Modi Wiczyk and COO Scott Tenley.

The news of Johnson’s pierce follows another new sinecure during MRC. Earlier this year, former CBS executive Sebastian Gibbs assimilated a association as clamp boss of radio following Erin Jontow’s depart to Amazon.

Johnson spent 4 years as executive vp scripted growth for Legendary Television, where he oversaw shows including USA Network’s Colony and Netflix’s Love, as good as arriving array such as Netflix’s Lost in Space and Hulu’s Looming Tower. Previously, he served as boss of radio and digital media during McG’s Wonderland Sound Vision, executive producing such shows as SupernaturalChuck and The OC.

MRC initial put Netflix on a map with House of Cards, that will lapse for a fifth deteriorate on May 30. The studio’s radio portfolio also includes Netflix’s Jason Bateman comedy Ozark, Starz’s J.K. Simmons play Counterpart and Alejandro G. Iñárritu’s TV entrance The One Percent.