Bryan Terry

Vice President, Development and Original Programming, truTV

Bryan Terry

Vice President, Development and Original Programming, truTV

Biography

Bryan Terry is a vice president of development and original programming for truTV. In this role, he is responsible for the procurement, development and management of original programming for the network’s growing slate of comedic shows. Based in the network’s New York City headquarters, he reports to Marissa Ronca, executive vice president and head of original programming of truTV.

Terry is an Emmy® Award-winning television and documentary producer who joined truTV in 2015. He began his career at ESPN before landing at MTV, where he wrote and produced one of the network’s most successful daily programs, Total Request Live. From TRL he continued at MTV Networks, developing and writing on some of their biggest annual specials and tentpole events including the MTV Video Music Awards, Spring Break and New Year’s Eve. Terry recently served as the showrunner for several series including Artist Tlk with Pharrell Williams (YouTube), Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave (MTV2), RocNation’s Where I’m From (Fusion), and the daytime Emmy-nominated Capture with Mark Seliger (Ovation). Terry also co-founded PhearCreative, a New York based creative agency specializing in pop culture programming. While serving as the company’s Executive Producer he created and sold shows and programming to networks such as HBO, MSG and MTV as well as brands including Cadillac, MoveOn.org, Nike, and The Onion.

Seen across multiple platforms in 90 million households, truTV delivers a fresh and unexpected take on comedy with such popular original series as Impractical Jokers, Billy on the Street, Adam Ruins Everything,  The Carbonaro Effect, and Hack My Life, as well as the original scripted comedies Those Who Can’t and I’m Sorry. And the fun doesn’t stop there. truTV is also a partner in airing the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship.

truTV is part of Turner, a Time Warner company. Turner creates and programs branded news; entertainment; kids and young adult; and sports media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.

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