Shannon Fitzgerald

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Canadian born Shannon Fitzgerald started her career as an actor and model then transitioned into a television career in London, England at the BBC. She later moved to Los Angeles where she built an extensive background in feature films as well as scripted and reality television (The Simple Life, Nanny 911, Big Brother, Ashlee Simpson Show). She also discovered the Kardashian family and executive produced the pilot of Keeping Up With The Kardashians with Ryan Seacrest Productions. 

Currently she is Senior Vice President of Series Development, East Coast at MTV in New York where she creates new series for the network in both the reality and scripted genres, including Savage U, It Gets Better and the upcoming Hoods and The Heights (working title).  She also has a number of feature film projects in development, and a prime time scripted drama with JJ Abrams and Warner Brothers (Fake An Alibi.).

Fitzgerald is currently writing her first book , a non-fiction memoir aimed at the millennial generation loosely based on her popular blog The Accidental Executive.

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