Thomas to depart Buena Vista Prods

Staff report
The Hollywood Reporter
Oct 22, 2007

Gwynne Thomas has decided to exit her post as executive vp programming and development at Buena Vista Prods. at the end of the month.

"With Buena Vista's increased concentration on alternative development, Gwynne has chosen to pursue opportunities that focus on first-run and cable development, in addition to alternative programming," said Brian Frons, Disney-ABC Television Group president of daytime. He also praised Thomas, saying that she was instrumental in leading the development and sale of such series and pilots as "Run for Money" on Sci Fi Channel, "The Fashionista Diaries" on SoapNet and "Camouflage" on GSN as well as supervising the production of programming like "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."