Momita Sengupta is Senior Vice President, Production, for Viacom Entertainment Group which is comprised of a multi-platform portfolio of brands featuring the COMEDY CENTRAL, Spike TV and TV Land cable channels and Web sites, as well as internet sites Atom.com and GameTrailers.com. Based in Los Angeles, Sengupta reports to John Cucci, Chief Operating Officer for the Entertainment Group.
In this role, Sengupta oversees all physical production for long form scripted, reality and animated series, specials and tent-poles, as well as on-air promotions for COMEDY CENTRAL, Spike TV and TV Land. In addition, she supervises all daily production operations, technical personnel, production budgets and production planning for the MTVN Entertainment Group.
Sengupta brings an incredible wealth of experience and relationships to the Group as well as a strategic approach to production, ever more important as the volume of original content production ramps up across all of the Group’s businesses.
Since 2006, Sengupta has been Senior Vice President, Series Production, for all MTV series and pilots on the west coast, overseeing a staff of nine and, before that as Vice President of the department, overseeing all aspects of production and post production including legal and music on motion pictures since 1995.
Sengupta joined MTV Films in 1995 and worked on such movies as “Election,” “Kings Of Comedy,” “Jackass 1 & 2″ and the classic “Pootie Tang.” She holds a MFA from University of Southern California and earned a BS from University of California, Los Angeles.