Kristina Edwards currently serves as Vice President of Unscripted Series and Specials for Warner Media’s TBS and TNT.
Based in Los Angeles, Kristina reports into Michael Bloom, Senior Vice President of Unscripted Series and Live Programming for TBS and TNT. In this role, Kristina is responsible for the creative and strategic development of content and immersive, multiplatform experiences that are tailor-made to foster and engage authentic, 24/7 relationships with audiences for each nonfiction series.
Kristina joins TBS and TNT from Facebook Watch where, working in unscripted development, she was responsible for creative oversight and managing non-scripted projects for the platform. Kristina also helped shepherd to series premium titles such as Will Smith's Bucket List (Facebook Watch’s biggest launch to date), Kelly Ripa and Rachel Harris’ Head and Faces and 365 Days ofLove with Sofia Vergara. She also assisted on developing The Real World reboot, both domestic and international versions.
Prior to Facebook Watch, Kristina served as a development consultant for Fuse, where she worked on unscripted and scripted development and was recognized for helping to modernize programming. Kristina previously served as vice president of programing and development at MTV Networks from 2010-2017, where she was instrumental in rebranding the network as a millennial destination, while leading the development and oversight of a wide variety of impactful series.
While at MTV, Kristina led more than 100 hours of current programming across various unscripted content formats, while supervising the network’s full pipeline of development and current unscripted series including Ridiculousness, America’s BestDance Crew, Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory and Wonderland LIVE.