Bruce Tuchman is the president, AMC/Sundance Channel Global, AMC Networks’ international division. As a member of the company’s senior team, Tuchman leads the strategic expansion of the company’s global business, including the distribution, programming and marketing of Sundance Channel, currently distributed in Europe, Canada and Asia, and WE tv, currently distributed in Asia. He was appointed to his current position in 2011.
Prior to joining AMC Networks, Tuchman served as president of MGM Worldwide Networks, a division of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. where he developed and managed MGM’s global interests in cable, satellite and other television networks. Under his leadership, the division experienced explosive growth; MGM launched channels for the first time across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, while growing its existing channel businesses across Latin America and Asia.
Mr. Tuchman joined Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer from MTV Networks, where he held the position of general manager of Nickelodeon Global Network Ventures and Senior Vice President, Nickelodeon New Media Ventures. As general manager of Nickelodeon Global Network Ventures, he developed and oversaw branded Nickelodeon channels across Europe, the Asia-Pacific region and Africa. Before joining Nickelodeon, Tuchman served as vice president, business affairs and senior counsel, International Development for MTV Network and he was formally an M&A attorney with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in New York and London.
Mr. Tuchman graduated magna cum laude from Boston University with a B.A. in International Relations. He holds a law degree from the University of Michigan and a Master’s degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics.
He serves as the Chairman of the London School of Economics Centennial Fund, an arm of the LSE which oversees fundraising and promoting the school in North America. Mr. Tuchman also sits on the National Council for the University of Michigan Musical Society.