UPDATED: The cable news network continues its efforts to restructure
CNN has laid off top producers from its entertainment group in a reshuffle of the unit, TheWrap has learned.
Among those laid off were longtime executive producer Karen Bonsignore and part of her team including Jennifer Wolfe, Doug Hyde, Denise Quan and KJ Matthews, according to an individual with knowledge of the layoffs. Bonsignore (pictured, below left) had worked for CNN for 32 years.
According to insiders, the changes were part of a plan to restructure the cable news network’s approach to entertainment coverage.