Fremantle’s Joni Day Joins ‘Beat Shazam’ Producer Apploff Leisure – Deadline

Fremantle’s Joni Day Joins ‘Beat Shazam’ Producer Apploff Leisure – Deadline


EXCLUSIVE: Apploff Leisure, the corporate behind Fox’s Beat Shazam and Don’t Overlook The Lyrics, has named Fremantle’s Joni Day as its new EVP, Leisure.

Day, who begins subsequent week, beforehand spent the final decade as SVP, Various Programming at Fremantle.

It’s a large rent for Apploff Leisure, which has collection reminiscent of Lotería Loca arising for CBS and Fox’s We Are Household, exec produced by Jamie Foxx. She stories to President and CEO Jeff Apploff and can develop, promote and produce leisure codecs for the corporate.  

Throughout her time at American Idol producer Fremantle, Day labored on collection reminiscent of Fox’s Sport of Abilities, in addition to ABC collection Grocery store Sweep, Match Sport, To Inform the Fact and The Nice Christmas Gentle Combat in addition to Nickelodeon collection Double Dare and Unleashed and NBC’s Password.

Earlier than working for the RTL-owned producer, she labored as a supervising producer at Mark Burnett Productions, the place she labored on collection reminiscent of Shark Tank and The Voice. Earlier than that she labored on exhibits reminiscent of Jeopardy!, Wheel of Fortune, Paris Hilton’s My New BFF and Prime Chef Simply Desserts. 

“Joni is adored and revered by everybody in your complete business, and on this pivotal time of explosive progress throughout the firm, there have been no different candidates for this important place,” stated Apploff. “Having had the great fortune to work along with her on Sport of Abilities, I’ve witnessed firsthand her unmatched drive and revolutionary strategy to creating recent content material. She is a artistic drive with a stellar popularity, and we’re so thrilled to have her on board.”

Day added, “I’ve all the time admired Jeff as a result of he’s a quadruple risk, a shiny flooring unicorn who can create, develop, promote and produce. He’s a gifted chief who conjures up confidence and excellence in his crew, constantly infusing pleasure and enjoyable into the job. Hardly ever does one get the chance to work with somebody so extraordinary, so I naturally jumped on the likelihood.”


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