The exec has been named executive vice president, programming and development of Twentieth Television.
In his elevated role, Stephen Brown will continue to oversee the first-run programming and development slate on behalf of Twentieth Television. Based in Los Angeles, he will also continue to report to Greg Meidel, president of Twentieth Television. Most recently, Brown served as senior vice president, programming and development at Twentieth Television, overseeing the launch of the firstrun game show Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader? and the ongoing production of Judge Alex, and television’s longest running court program, Divorce Court.