SVP International Programming | AMC Networks
As Executive Vice President of International Programming and Programming Innovation for AMC, BBC America and SundanceTV, Kristin Jones oversees a team in charge of the creation, development and production of scripted programming from all territories outside the U.S. and select domestic projects. She is focused on identifying potential international scripted projects, including co-productions, format adaptations, series and limited-series acquisitions. Since joining AMC in 2014, Jones has overseen over 25 shows and currently has more than 30 projects in preproduction and development with creators from around the world.
Jones has helped shepherd impressive projects to all the networks, including three-time Emmy® Award-winning short-form series State of the Union, written by Nick Hornby, directed by Stephen Frears, and starring Rosamund Pike and Chris O’Dowd; The Night Manager, based on the John le Carré novel, which earned 12 Emmy® nominations and 3 Golden Globe® wins; and more. She also helps oversee Killing Eve, the Peabody, Emmy®, Golden Globe®, BAFTA, Critics’ Choice and SAG Award-winning global phenomenon starring Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer; and upcoming 61st Street, starring Courtney B. Vance from BAFTA-winner Peter Moffat and executive produced by Michael B. Jordan and Alana Mayo. Jones was also instrumental in the company’s acquisition of Anne Rice’s iconic literary works, The Vampire Chronicles Series and The Lives of the Mayfair Witches Series.
Mia Drama Advisory Board 2020