BRAD GARDNER | SVP, Development & Original Programming, Paramount Network & TV Land
Brad Gardner is Senior Vice President of Development and Original Programming, overseeing scripted series for Paramount Network (premiering in January 2018) and TV Land. Among the high-profile scripted projects Gardner is working on for Paramount are Yellowstone, starring world-renowned actor and Oscar®-winner Kevin Costner and written and directed by critically-acclaimed, Oscar®-nominated screenwriter Taylor Sheridan; American Woman from award-winning producer John Wells, a single-camera comedy set in the 1970s amid the sexual revolution and the rise of feminism starring Alicia Silverstone and Mena Suvari; and Heathers an hour-long pitch-black comedy anthology set in the present day, based on the 1988 cult classic film of the same name.
At TV Land, Gardner was instrumental in the development of network’s current programming slate, which includes the hit series Younger from Darren Star, critically-acclaimed comedy Teachers, and Nobodies from comedy power-couple Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone. He also brought the Emmy Award-winning and SAG Award-winning hit series Hot in Cleveland to syndication success at TV Land.
Brad attended the University of Florida. He’s originally from Miami, FL.