Sony Music Entertainment’s Global Division Makes Announcements
Sony Music Entertainment’s (SME) Global Podcast Division revealed the visit of Serita Wesley to the freshly produced function of U.S. Entertainment Podcasts. Wesley will be based in New York and report to Tom Koenig, Vice President, U.S. Podcasts.
In her brand-new function, Wesley will spearhead the Division’s homeentertainment podcast method and supervise the advancement of brand-new reveals throughout a variety of categories, consistingof funny, pop culture, self-care, chat and more. As SME focuses on structure a robust slate of constantly on and returning series, Wesley will likewise aid develop and handle the growing homeentertainment group that consistsof numerous brand-new manufacturers, beginning this spring.
Wesley has more than 15 years of experience in the homeentertainment, marketing and podcasting markets. She was formerly an Executive Producer at Fresh Produce Media and Senior Producer at Westbrook Inc., working throughout reveals such as Red Table Talk Podcast, Positively Gam, and more. She is likewise the co-creator and sole author for the upcoming scripted series Un-Lesh for Love, which debuts on Audible in 2022 by method of Charlamange Tha God and Kevin Hart’s audio production business, SBH Productions. Wesley likewise co-founded, produced, and hosted the iHeartRadio Award-nominated podcast On She Goes – a travel and wayoflife podcast for females of color.
In addition, Sony Music Entertainment’s Global Podcast Division revealed it hasactually formed a podcast collaboration with leading movie critic Mark Kermode and renowned host and motionpicture fanatic Simon Mayo. The experienced broadcasters will present Kermode and Mayo’s Take a brand-new twice weekly podcast series focusing on theatrical, streaming, and physical movie releases, as well as top-level worldwide tv in the UK and UnitedStates start Thursday 5th May.
Sharing their knowledge aroundtheworld, Kermode and Mayo’s Take will function the finest examines and sneakpeeks, huge visitor interviews and a cornucopia of audience correspondence in every episode. Listeners can anticipate conversations about existing and timeless releases, suggestions and cautions, as well as unique episodes that respond to huge news and occasions throughout the market.
For the veryfirst time, the duo will likewise bring their much-loved vibrant to the world of TELEVISION with Kermode extending his estimable powers of review to top-level serialized fiction, offering audiences the finest evaluates from binge-worthy streaming series to terrestrial TELEVISION. The world’s flagship movie and tv podcast, Kermode and Mayo’s Take will be an necessary guide to listeners for whatever they requirement to understand on the huge and little screens.
Kermode and Mayo’s devoted listeners can likewise go muchdeeper into the world of movie and tv by subscribing to Take 2 on Apple Podcasts. Exploring a larger range of product and listener correspondence, Take 2 will function an hour of suggestions for undersign film and telecasted gems and the set’s conversation of huge current motionpicture and TELEVISION releases in a spoilertastic style.