Nancy Tellem and her top lieutenant Jordan Levin had been trying to salvage some of the projects that they’d been developing under the Xbox Studios. Microsoft pulled the plug on the larger
ambitions during the summer, but the pair had initially expected to stay through year’s end at Microsoft, which would have given them more time to sort through the thicket of rights
issues involved in relocating the scripted and nonscripted projects. Instead, they were among 3,000 Microsoft employees laid off today.
- Variety, Wednesday, October 29, 2014 6:16 PM
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