Corporate VP, Microsoft LA Studios
Nancy Tellem spent 15 years creating and distributing TV programs as a top CBS executive. Now she’s using that experience to help Microsoft break into the production business: She’s building a new studio for the company’s Xbox group in Los Angeles, which is supposed to make new “interactive and linear content” for the gaming device and other gadgets. Prior to CBS, she was executive vice president of business and financial affairs for Warner Bros. Television, and was part of the team that launched programs like Friends and ER.
Posts With Nancy Tellem
News Bytepreviously reported that the new Xbox, code-named Durango, will interact with owners’ cable boxes. Microsoft’s Nancy Tellem and Yusuf Mehdi shared numbers about its current living room fixture, the seven-year-old Xbox 360, at D: Dive Into Media in February.