MTV's SVP of Scripted Clay Spencer to Depart Network

Tim Kenneally
November 13, 2012

MTV's programming department has experienced another shakeup. Clay Spencer, MTV's senior vice president of scripted programming, is departing the network, an individual with knowledge of the situation told TheWrap.

No reason was given for the departure, though the news comes a day after the appointment of Lifetime and the WB veteran Susanne Daniels as MTV's president of programming, replacing outgoing programming president David Janollari. Janollari opted not to renew his contract after three years with MTV.

Also read: MTV Taps Former Lifetime President Susanne Daniels as Head of Programming

Prior to his tenure at MTV, Spencer served as head of development at David Janollari Productions

As MTV's vice president of scripted programming, Spencer had a part in such network offerings as "I Just Want My Pants Back" and "The Inbetweeners."

Deadline first reported the news of Spencer's departure.

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