Full Name
Susan Levison
Job Title
Senior Vice President & Head of WWE Studios
Company
WWE
Bio
Susan Levison is Senior Vice President and Head of WWE Studios, the organization’s multiplatform content division that develops and produces scripted and non-scripted series, documentaries, animated programming and feature films. WWE Studios’ diverse slate is coproduced and distributed through partnerships with premier global entertainment companies. More than 50 films and series have been released to date by WWE Studios, including partnerships with Netflix, Warner Bros., Sony Pictures, MGM, and Paramount, among others.

Levison comes to WWE from CBS Television Studios, where she was Senior Vice President, Alternative Programming, responsible for all unscripted development and production across cable, streaming and digital platforms. While at CBS, she produced unscripted projects and series in a variety of genres. Prior to CBS, Levison served as Executive Vice President, Original Programming & Production at VH1, overseeing more than 350 hours of original programming and development each year. During that time, Levison ramped up their scripted efforts, developing the critically acclaimed drama, Hindsight.  She also launched Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood, which ranked as cable's highest-rated new unscripted series of 2014, and the Nicole Richie soft-scripted series Candidly Nicole.

Previously, Levison helped to launch FishBowl Worldwide Media, a startup production company, where she developed, sold and produced scripted and unscripted series for Bravo, Discovery, TruTV, Animal Planet, Fuse and VH1. She began her career at Fox Broadcasting Company in the Alternative Development where she worked on shows such as American Idol, Temptation Island and The Simple Life. She also worked in both the Drama Development and Comedy Development departments, where she worked on such series as Bones, House, and Bob’s Burgers.
Susan Levison