Jan Diedrichsen serves as the General Manager of SundanceTV and Sundance Now. From delivering critically acclaimed Emmy®, Golden Globe® and Peabody Award-winning television featuring some of the world’s most talented creators and performers, to showcasing some of the most compelling and iconic films across genres and generations, SundanceTV is a smart and thought-provoking entertainment destination and remains true to founder Robert Redford’s mission to celebrate creativity and distinctive storytelling through unique voices and narratives found in the best independent films.
Sundance Now brings members the best in award-winning films, documentaries & binge-worthy TV series. From exclusive Sundance Now originals to new releases and hard-to-find classics – Sundance Now has captivating stories for everyone. Members can easily discover something great to watch in one of our handpicked collections, curated by filmmakers and cultural icons. SundanceTV and Sundance Now are owned and operated by AMC Networks Inc.; sister networks include AMC, IFC, BBC America and WEtv.
Diedrichsen joined AMC Networks in 2001 and has previously served as Senior Vice President of Affiliate Marketing for AMC Networks Distribution, and later as the Executive Director of SundanceTV.
Prior to joining AMC Networks, Diedrichsen worked in Consumer Promotions at Fox Family Channel and Saban Entertainment, where he oversaw creative on consumer promotions for the worldwide phenomenon The Might Morphin Power Rangers.
Diedrichsen is a graduate of Indiana University, with a BA in German and concentration in Film Studies.