​​​​ASSEMBLY
ENTERTAINMENT

A TELEVISION PRODUCTION COMPANY

STAFF

 CHRISTINA WAYNE // CEO

   
Christina Wayne is CEO of Assembly Entertainment, with an overall deal at ITV Studios America, where she develops and produces scripted dramas worldwide for broadcast, cable and digital platforms. Wayne has sold scripted series to networks including ABC, A&E, Amazon, BBC America, Bravo, Cinemax, Showtime, Spike, USA, WGN, and YouTube Premium. She currently is executive producer, with Jim Carrey, on Showtime's I’m Dying Up Here and executive producer of a new series with Jessica Chastain penned by Sully screenwriter Todd Komarnicki.  
 
In 2017, Wayne also launched TelevisionSchool.com, a comprehensive online educational course about the creative and business sides of creating content for television and digital platforms.
 
Prior to creating Assembly Entertainment, Wayne was President at Cineflix Studios, Cineflix's scripted TV division, where she oversaw the company's scripted programming and was an executive producer on BBC America's Copper with Tom Fontana and Barry Levinson. During her tenure, she was responsible for development, production and sales of all scripted series worldwide.  She was also Senior VP of scripted series/miniseries for AMC, where she shepherded the development and production of the Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award-winning drama series Mad Men, the Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award-winning drama series Breaking Bad, and the Emmy® Award-winning mini-series Broken Trail.

A member of the Writers’ Guild of America since 1997, Wayne began her career in entertainment as a screenwriter and director with projects including the feature TART which she wrote and directed, released by Lionsgate in 2001. She is a graduate of Barnard College, Columbia University and lives with her husband and daughter in New York.
   
   
   
TAYLOR CALLOBRE // DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVE

In her role as Development Executive, Taylor is involved in every aspect of Assembly Entertainment’s development and production, including sourcing original material, optioning properties, hiring creative talent, selling pitches, packaging scripts, and giving notes on outlines, scripts, dailies, cuts, and marketing material.  Based in Sherman Oaks, she also communicates daily with ITV Studios America to shepherd Assembly projects toward and through production.

Taylor graduated from Duke University, where she received dual degrees in English and Markets and Management.  Prior to joining Assembly, she worked in Chernin Entertainment's Television department and assisted a TV Literary agent at WME.​​
   
NICK ARNSTEIN // COORDINATOR
Before joining Assembly's team, Nick worked in the Kaplan-Stahler Agency’s TV Literary Department. He brings his wide-ranging experience in the world of artist representation to the TV Development team. He helps the creative process with thorough notes on scripts and pitches, and handles the majority of Assembly’s administrative needs.
 
Preceding Kaplan-Stahler, Nick worked extensively with talent during his time at CESD Talent Agency and Industry Entertainment. He graduated from the University of Missouri with a bachelor’s degree in Mass Media and Communications.