List of Famous Television Executives

List of famous television executives, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top television executives in the world? This includes the most prominent television executives, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable television executives is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic television executives were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned television executives.

Examples include Andy Cohen and Judy McGrath.

From reputable, prominent, and well known television executives to the lesser known television executives of today, these are some of the best professionals in the television executive field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous television executives ever?" and "What are the names of famous television executives?" then you're in the right place. {#nodes}
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  • Andrew Joseph Cohen (born June 2, 1968) is an American radio and television talk show host, producer, and writer. He is the host and executive producer of the Bravo's late night talk show, Watch What ...more
  • Robert Louis Johnson (born April 8, 1946) is an American entrepreneur, media magnate, executive, philanthropist, and investor. He is the co-founder of BET, which was acquired by Viacom in 2001. He ...more
  • Judith Ann McGrath (born July 2, 1952) is an American television executive. Named Chairman and CEO of MTV Networks on July 20, 2004, McGrath oversaw the networks' channels, including MTV, MTV2, VH-1, ...more
  • Leslie Roy Moonves (; born October 6, 1949) is an American media executive who served as the Chairman and CEO of CBS Corporation from 2003 until his resignation in September 2018 following numerous ...more