Speaker Michael Schneider



Michael Schneider

TV Editor


Michael Schneider has been covering the business of television for more than 25 years — most of that time at Variety, where he oversees television coverage as its TV Editor. Schneider has won several entertainment journalism awards and also regularly contributes to local outlets including Spectrum News 1 and KCRW. He was previously Executive Editor at IndieWire; the Chief Content Officer for TV Guide Magazine; and TV Editor at Daily Variety. Mike regularly moderates industry and TV show panels at events including Comic-Con, PaleyFest, HRTS, NATPE and others, and once won a staring contest with Jon Hamm on the Dolby Theatre stage. 

Speaking on: In Conversation With the A+E Inclusion Award Honouree, Robin Roberts; Spotlight: Universal Studio Group; Summit Series: Rob Wade, Fox Entertainment

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