NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- It was announced today that former Fox News Chief Political Correspondent Carl Cameron has been hired as President of Londonderry Tales. In this new role, Cameron will oversee the financing and production of all upcoming slate of scripted and non-scripted television projects, reporting directly to Londonderry Founder & CEO Patrick Millsaps.
Cameron recently retired from Fox News Channel after more than 20 years with the company. Dubbed "Campaign Carl," Cameron covered every presidential election since he joined the network just prior to its inception in 1996. Originally hired as FNC's first Capitol Hill Correspondent, Cameron also served as Fox News' Chief Political Correspondent and Chief White House Correspondent where he was responsible for reporting on all presidential activities, both nationally and internationally. Cameron was named one of the top 50 journalists in the nation's capital by Washingtonian, and Newsday called him "cable news' most aggressive and plugged-in correspondent."
"I am thrilled to have TV veteran Carl Cameron join the Londonderry team," said Patrick Millsaps, Founder & CEO, Londonderry. "Carl and I met when I was running my first and only presidential campaign back in 2012, and we have built a lasting friendship. When I founded Londonderry, I started looking for the best storytellers from unlikely places. The moment Carl left Fox News, I was on his doorstep pitching him to join me. I had to remind Carl that he literally had produced millions of hours of the most intriguing stories of a generation."
"After being in front of the camera for more than two decades, I'm tremendously excited by this new challenge of working behind the scenes," said Carl Cameron, President, Londonderry Tales. "In a country where no one seems to listen each other, what a treat it will be to work with the Londonderry team, making quality entertainment programs with positive messages through honest stories that you can enjoy regardless of your political affiliation or agenda."
Patrick Millsaps launched Londonderry in 2016, establishing a family of businesses that include Londonderry Films & Londonderry Tales, which finance and produce content for film, television and digital, and Osquared, which markets filmed content. Londonderry is named after Annie Londonderry, a celebrated women of the 1890's who possessed a maverick nature and entrepreneurial risk-taking approach that Londonderry seeks to emulate in all its storytelling ventures.
About Londonderry Entertainment Londonderry is a family of businesses, including Londonderry Films & Londonderry Tales, which finance and produce content for film, television and digital and Osquared, which markets filmed content across all media platforms. Londonderry is Atlanta based with offices in Beverly Hills, New York & Washington, DC and was founded in 2016 by producer and CEO Patrick Millsaps. Londonderry is named after Annie Londonderry, a celebrated woman of the 1890's who possessed a maverick nature and entrepreneurial risk taking approach that Londonderry seeks to emulate in all its storytelling ventures.