After successfully ushering in BET Networks’ move to scripted with shows such as “Being Mary Jane,” Jones exited her post as president of original programming this year. But she’s staying on as a creative consultant—important as BET gears up for its first-ever miniseries “The Book of Negroes.” Outside of work, you’re likely to find her vacationing in Miami or partaking in her new favorite sport, golf.

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NBCU Wants Olympic Gold

There’s a bit of irony that NBCUniversal couldn’t hold a live, in-person press event for the upcoming Winter Olympics in Beijing because of Omicron, but don’t take that to mean it’s unprepared for the Games (or the overlapping Feb. 13 Super Bowl on NBC).

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