Matt O’Brien

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Matt O’Brien began his career practicing as a securities lawyer at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton before his move to television. As Director of Current Programming at Stone & Company Entertainment, Matt went on to oversee a wide range of projects (from BRAINSURGE to THE MOLE) and creating new shows such as NYC PREP (Bravo). As Director of Development at 51 Minds, Matt developed their first network series, THE SAME NAME (CBS) and helped to expand their footprint with projects at CMT, History, Lifetime, E!, Animal Planet and Comedy Central. Most recently, as VP of Creative Affairs for both Reveille and Shine America, Matt created THE FACE (Oxygen) featuring Naomi Campbell. Born in the Bronx and raised in Brooklyn, Matt holds a JD from Georgetown Law and a BA from Washington & Lee University.