New TV Academy Chief Frank Scherma on No-Host Emmys, Nixing DVD Screeners (Exclusive)

Published on Aug 15, 2019

New TV Academy Chief Frank Scherma on No-Host Emmys, Nixing DVD Screeners (Exclusive)

New Television Academy chairman and CEO Frank Scherma came into the position with a bang: The org’s decision to eliminate Emmy DVD screeners effective next year came at the very beginning of his tenure (although it had been in the works for some time), and helped define his first few months at the helm. Scherma’s day job is serving as president of RadicalMedia (“Conversations With a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes”); he helped oversee the company’s evolution from commercials and music videos to producing documentaries and series like IFC’s new “Sherman’s Showcase.” At the Academy,

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Author: Michael Schneider