Hulu Originals keeps on extending its team, naming Dane Joseph its new director of unscripted series.
In the role, Joseph will manage Hulu’s developing record of unscripted original series from improvement through production. He will answer to Belisa Balaban, head of unscripted and documentaries for Hulu Originals.
Joseph has over a decade of experience and joins Hulu from MTV Entertainment Group, where he served as VP of development, developing the organization’s true crime portfolio with Infamy: When Fame Turns Deadly and the impending My True Crime Story, as well as creating series like My Celebrity Dream Wedding and True Life: First Time First Responders.
Before his time at MTV and VH1, Joseph worked at Hot Snakes Media, making Your Husband is Cheating on Us for Bravo and working being developed and casting for series across different networks including The Sisterhood: Becoming Nuns for Lifetime, Breaking Amish, Return to Amish and Escaping Alaska for TLC and Extinct or Alive for Animal Planet, among others.
“It is my great pleasure to welcome Dane to Hulu as we expand our offering of unscripted Original series,” said Balaban in a release. “He has great creative instincts, as well as the skill, relationships and experience to execute at the highest level.”
Added Joseph: “I am grateful to Belisa and Rob Mills for welcoming me aboard and entrusting me to deliver the highest quality unscripted programming for the Hulu audience… This is an incredible opportunity and I look forward to contributing to the continued success of the unscripted team.”
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