The Bodyguard’s Jed Mercurio & More on INTV 2019’s Final Speaker Lineup


The Innovative TV Conference (INTV) has unveiled its final list of speakers for 2019, which includes The Bodyguard writer Jed Mercurio and Georgia Brown, head of European originals at Amazon Studios.

The final wave of keynotes also includes WME’s Ari Greenburg; Steve Golin and Matthew Velkes of Anonymous Content (Boy Erased, Homecoming); Snap Inc’s Erin Keating; CBS’s Deborah Barak, Julie McNamara and David Stapf; 3dot Production’s Liza Chasin; Rain Management’s Jonathan Baruch; and Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s Sally Riley (Mystery Road, Harrow, The Cry).

It was previously announced that Julie Cohen, the award-winning director and producer of the BAFTA-nominated documentary RBG, Netflix’s Cindy Holland and producer and director Greg Berlanti would be speaking at the sixth annual event.

Also confirmed as speakers are: Alex Mahon and Lee Mason of Channel 4, Entertainment One’s Peter Micelli, Annapurna’s Sue Naegle, Indigo’s Lauren Anderson, Entertainment Group’s Victoria S. Cook, Bunim/Murray Productions’ Gil Goldschein, Todd Hoffman and Aaron Fishman of Storied Media Group, ITV’s Joe Mace, CNN Worldwide’s Amy Entelis, Elysian Film Group founder Danny Perkins, ZDFneo and Spielfilm’s Simone Emmelius, Beta Film CEO Jan Mojto, Starz President of Programming Carmi Zlotnik, UnREAL writer and executive producer Stacy Rukeyser and David Abraham, the former Channel 4 CEO and founder of Wonderhood Studios.

Avi Nir, Keshet Media Group’s CEO, said: “Over the last six years, INTV has positioned itself as an intimate, exclusive, highly curated conference with a focus on innovation and innovators. Once again, the team behind INTV has excelled with a stellar line-up of prominent industry leaders, creators, executives and thinkers, who will all gather together in Jerusalem this March.”

INTV 2019, hosted and curated by Keshet Media Group, will be held in Jerusalem from March 11 to 12.