Universal TV Names Sanagustin Head of Current Programming


Universal Television has tapped Chris Sanagustin to head current programming.

In the newly created role, Sanagustin will head up Universal Television-produced comedies and dramas. She most recently served as senior vice president, current and development programming at Universal Cable Productions.

"Chris has demonstrated an impressive talent for nurturing shows on air and helping them succeed and grow throughout her career at UCP and Syfy," said Bela Bajaria, executive vice president, Universal Television. "She has earned the respect and admiration of the creative community for her storytelling instincts in both comedy and drama-and we're thrilled to have her on-board to help shape the future of Universal Television."