Executive Vice President, Sony Pictures Television
Ed Lammi is executive vice president, production for Sony Pictures Television (SPT).
An award-winning, respected leader in the television industry, Lammi is often sought out for problem-solving and for commenting on the changing business of television. In this role since 1995, Lammi has supervised production of live-action and animated series in all day-parts. His oversight includes primetime comedies, dramas, reality and non-scripted programming, telefilms, game shows, talk shows as well as animated programming.
Lammi joined the studio in 1988 as vice president in charge of production of multi-camera videotaped series. He was later promoted to senior vice president before assuming his current role as head of the department.
Most recently, Lammi has been closely involved with the drama series THE BLACKLIST, BETTER CALL SAUL, MASTERS OF SEX, BLOODLINES, OUTLANDER, THE NIGHT SHIFT, JUSTIFIED, UNFORGETTABLE, the upcoming drama series OUTSIDERS, UNDERGROUND, THE PLAYER and GAME OF SILENCE as well as the Comedy series THE GOLDBERGS, COMMUNITY and upcoming comedy series DR KEN. In addition, Lammi is involved with syndicated WHEEL OF FORTUNE, JEOPARDY!, DR. OZ, SHARK TANK, BEYOND THE TANK and other non-scripted shows.
Prior to joining SPT, Lammi worked in a variety of production capacities such as production manager, associate producer, or producer, for various television series and feature films including working as the associate producer on the film, DAY OF THE DEAD with George Romero.
Lammi’s work has been honored with a CineGolden Eagle, a Los Angeles area Emmy Award, and a Cable ACE Award nomination.
A native of Pittsburgh, PA., Lammi graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Penn State University where he began his television career at the school’s Public Broadcasting affiliate WPSX-TV.