Dustin Davis just expanded his duties to become Head of Comedy Development and Current Programming for the platform. He joined YouTube Red as Head of Current Series a year ago from ABC Network where he oversaw shows such as Black-ish, Happy Endings and Last Man Standing. As YouTube broadens its content offerings, appealing to a wider audience, Davis is working to bring more traditional talent to the service, overseeing Rawson Thurber's Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television*, Rob Huebel's Do You Want to See A Dead Body?, and the recently announcedCobra Kai starring Ralph Macchio and William Zabka from Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg and Josh Heald.
At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch. - Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures?