President, ITV Studios America | Writing for International Markets
Philippe Maigret, President, ITV Studios America, joined ITV in 2015 to manage U.S. scripted TV studio operations and oversee the company’s U.S. joint-ventures and growth strategy. He represents ITV on the boards of Quibi, New Form Digital, Indigenous Media, Tomorrow Studios and Circle of Confusion Television Studios, and serves as an advisor on ITV Studios’ worldwide scripted programming strategy. ITV Studios’ expanding US scripted portfolio, includes the production of Good Witch for Hallmark Channel, Somewhere Between for ABC and Snowpiercer for TNT; and a growing development slate with multiple broadcast, cable and OTT services.
Prior to joining ITV Studios America, Maigret served as CEO, Endemol Studios, where he launched and managed Endemol’s scripted television studio operations and acquisitions in North America. Under his leadership, Endemol Studios quickly established a strong position as an independent TV studio, with a scripted portfolio that included original hit series “Hell on Wheels” (AMC), critically-acclaimed drama “Kingdom” (DirecTV Audience Network), and scripted formats adapted for U.S. broadcast including “Red Widow” (ABC) and “Low Winter Sun” (AMC). Maigret joined Endemol in March 2010 as Executive Vice President, Acquisitions and delivered the acquired series “Hot in Cleveland” (TV Land) and “Leverage” (TNT).
Earlier in his career, Maigret held senior roles at Disney Media Networks, Centropolis Entertainment, Dreamworks SKG and Canal +.
His television production credits include “Kingdom” (Executive Producer), “The Young Americans” (Executive Producer) and “Boiling Point” (Co-Executive Producer).
Maigret serves on the board of the Hollywood Radio & TV Society.
A graduate of Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Paris, Maigret currently resides in Los Angeles, California.