Magazine article Screen International

UK-Based Acorn Media Enterprises Names Catherine Mackin as MD

Magazine article Screen International

UK-Based Acorn Media Enterprises Names Catherine Mackin as MD

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Outoing Shane Murphy to return to Dublin as group head of drama and comedy at RTÉ.

Catherine Mackin

Acorn Media Enterprises (AME), the UK-based development division for North American streamer Acorn TV, has named Catherine Mackin its new managing director.

Mackin, who will be based in the London office of Acorn owner RLJ Entertainment, will join AME this month from UKTV, where she is director of programme acquisitions. She will replace Shane Murphy, who is returning to Dublin as group head of drama and comedy at RTÉ.

Focusing on British and international television, Acorn has recently been pushing into original programming and co-production with UK and other international outlets to stock its North American streaming service. …

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