The man of many titles over at Shari Redstone’s shop is about to lose one and get a one, if you get what I mean? Deadline has confirmed that Showtime boss and CBS Chief Content Officer Nevins is in talks of taking on a major role overseeing content for Paramount+. The new gig would be streamlined to primarily focus on scripted content for the streamer, I hear.
“Out of his successes at Showtime, David has shown he has the skills required to evolve Paramount+’s originals to where (Bob) Bakish and others want it to be in the next couple of years,” a source close to the situation told Deadline.
Other genres and avenues of content at Paramount+ will fall under the prevue of a coterie of as yet to be revealed executives. The