Sam Rowden

Sam Rowden

Director of Programming, CBS Channels, AMC Networks International

Sam Rowden joined AMC Networks International UK in 2007 where she is driving the programming strategy for the entire CBS channel portfolio including CBS Reality, CBS Drama, CBS Action, Horror Channel and CBS Europa, a joint venture with CBS Studios International, across the UK and EMEA.

Part of her role is commissioning true crime originals for CBS Reality, the biggest factual entertainment channel in the UK and the tenth most watched non-PSB channel in the country amongst all adults. Her latest commissions include “Donal MacIntyre’s Murder Files”, “Murder by the Sea” and “Written in Blood”.

Prior to AMC Networks International, Sam worked for Sky where she was responsible for acquisitions and co-productions.