Oprah hires Highly Experienced TV Executive to Oversee Production of Original Content for Apple's new Content Service
Opera is certainly serious about being a big contributor to Apple's new and upcoming content service as the news of her company Harpo Productions has just hired veteran TV executive Terry Woods away from Netflix to oversee production of original content for Winfrey's multi-year deal with Apple.
Wood has a history with Opera in that she was development executive at Winfrey’s Harpo Studios in Chicago in the 1990s before working 13 years at CBS Television Syndication/King World, becoming president of creative and development.
Winfrey stated that "Terry has broad experience across the media industry and an extensive knowledge of what connects to viewers in a meaningful way. I look forward to working with her as we create content for Apple that can impact people around the world."
Terry Woods stated that "This incredible opportunity to once again work with Oprah is truly a full circle moment. I am invigorated by this new partnership between Oprah and Apple and will bring my full range of experience to create inspiring and entertaining content."
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