Quan Phung is SVP of Original Series for Topic Studios, where he further builds the studio’s presence in the television marketplace by sourcing, developing, and packaging premium ongoing and event series to the broadcast, cable, and streaming community. Before joining Topic Studios, he was a senior consultant for STXtv, the scripted television division of STX Entertainment, where he advised the company on their global content strategy and worked with their development team to source Asian-American writers and projects to take to market. Prior to that, he helped launch Slingshot Global Media, an independent television studio backed by private equity; and was Head of Television for Scott Stuber’s Bluegrass Films. He started his entertainment career at NBC Entertainment, and later moved to News Corporation, rising to Senior Vice President, Creative Affairs, Twentieth Century Fox Television. Quan received a B.A. from Stanford University.
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