Jane wiseman steps down as the head of comedy after working for seven years in Netflix as reported by Deadline. Her exit came the days after Netflix’s VP original content and head of drama , Channing Dungey too stepped down to join the programming job at Warner Bros. TV.
Bela Bajaria of netflix said, “I’m grateful for all that Jane has contributed during her 6+ years at Netflix, from building a talented creative team to bringing our members such successful series as Grace and Frankie, Ozark, Dead to Me and our adult animation slate. We wish her well for the future.”
Wiseman was a part of 20th TV-based Chernin Entertainment as SVP Comedy before joining Netflix. She was even the SVP Comedy Development for NBC and sister studio and Universal TV (then UMS). In 2005, she joined NBC as VP Comedy Development. There she developed series such as Parks And Recreation, Community and Up All Night while also spending time in the Alternative Department developing reality series.
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