As expected, the next-day-TV streaming site Hulu has named a Fox executive from its board to be its permanent chief executive.
Mike Hopkins has been the president of distribution for Fox Networks Group since 2008 and has been a Hulu director since 2011. He replaces Andy Forssell, a longtime Hulu exec who is leaving the company. Forssell served as acting CEO since March and has worked on Hulu's content and distribution side since 2007, the year the site was founded.
Hopkins' hire, following a $750 million infusion from Hulu's owners instead of a sale of the company, puts … Read more