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JON CASIMIR

ABC TV – AU

HEAD OF ENTERTAINMENT, ABC TV

Jon Casimir is Head of Entertainment at ABC TV. In the last two years, his dirty commissioning thumbprints have been smeared across The Weekly, Luke Warm Sex, You Can’t Ask That, Hard Quiz, Sammy J’s Playground Politics, When I Get A Minute, Fancy Boy, Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am, When TV Was Awesome and a bunch of others. Before ruining the ABC from within, he worked at Zapruder’s/CJZ on Enough Rope With Andrew Denton, Randling, Elders, The Joy Of Sets, Can Of Worms and all the iterations of Gruen.

Meeting at the SPA Connect Pitching Market?
Ready, Steady, Pitch!

ABC Entertainment is looking for:

1)      Studio shows with the potential to return in long runs.

2)      New ideas for Wednesday 8pm slot.

3)      Low-cost ABC2 and iview projects.

JON CASIMIR

HEAD OF ENTERTAINMENT, ABC TV – AU

Pitching Market – READY STEADY PITCH!

Market Hall 2, Ground Floor

In five quick minutes you need to pitch your project to television Network Executives and receive constructive feedback before the bell goes and you’re on your way. Bookings are essential. Hannah Barnes – General Manager Lifestyle, Foxtel Steve Bibb – Head of Factual, ABC Theirry Bled – Executive Producer, Discovery Networks Jon Casimir – Head of Entertainment, ABC Warren Clarke – Development Executive, Matchbox Pictures Neal Downward – […]

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SPA Connect Roundtables provide you with the opportunity to meet leading local and international guests in a relaxed and informal environment. Each guest heads a table and talks about their organisation and their role, current industry trends and the types of projects currently being commissioned or financed. Each roundtable will run for 25 minutes and will […]

Meeting & Pitching
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Meet The Buyer: ABC TELEVISION

Meeting Rooms 12 & 13, Level 1

Local and international Development Executives, Commissioning Editors, Programmers and Controllers will provide insight into their schedules, outline their own production priorities and explain how Australian producers can best work with them. Find out at Meet The Buyer what content Network Executives are seeking and why, what audiences they’re trying to attract, and how they prefer to […]

Meet The Buyer
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