Austyn Biggers — Board Member
SVP, Programming and Production, TV One and CleoTV
Over the last 20 years, Austyn Biggers has worked in virtually every aspect of television and film, from development to production to post. He recently joined TV One and Cleo TV as SVP, programming and Production. In this role, he oversees scripted and unscripted programs, movies, and special events for both networks with distribution in 50 million homes. Prior to that he served as Head of Unscripted at Get Lifted Film Co., led by Emmy®️ and Tony®️ Award-winning producer Mike Jackson, EGOT recipient and award-winning producer John Legend, and CEO of Friends At Work, Ty Stiklorius. Austyn’s projects with Get Lifted Film Co. include the docu-series Atlanta's Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children (HBO), Rhythm & Flow (Netflix), 40 Years a Prisoner (HBO) and, most recently, A Crime on the Bayou set for theatrical release in June 2021. He has served as an in-house Executive Producer at MTV, LOGO, & VH1 and was Sr. Director of Development for BET Networks
Austyn brings a deep commitment to social justice, racial equity and LGBTQ+ rights. He volunteers with LGBTQ+ organizations that provide a safe living environment for young queer people.