Kevin Beggs

Kevin Beggs

Kevin Beggs, a 16-year veteran of Lionsgate, is Chairman of the Lionsgate Television Group, overseeing development and production of all scripted and non-scripted programming for broadcast, cable and digital platforms worldwide. A member of the corporate senior management team, he has spearheaded the strategic expansion of the Company’s television production activities and has become one of the key executives managing Lionsgate’s 50/50 partnership with CBS in TVGN (the TV Guide Network) and its partnership with Viacom and MGM in the premium entertainment channel EPIX. Mr. Beggs joined Lionsgate in 1998 and has guided the Television Group’s growth from $8 million in revenue in 2000 to nearly $500 million last year. Under his leadership, Lionsgate Television has become a leading supplier of programming with 34 series on 22 different networks including the critically-acclaimed hit Orange is the New Black, which earned 12 Emmy nominations this year and is now in its second season