London – Dorothy Crompton has been appointed to Vice President of Format Licensing, as announced by Mark Kaner, head of Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution (TCFTVD). Crompton will oversee the Scripted Format Business and advise TCFTVD’s international sales offices on their respective Scripted Format sales and strategy.

In addition, she will manage the finished local production assets to facilitate TCFTVD’s sales of local series to the international marketplace. Crompton is based out of the company’s Los Angeles office and will report to Gina Brogi, President of Global Distribution at Twentieth Century Fox. The second season of TCFTVD’s licensed format 24, India has been a solid success in the region where it has received critical acclaim and most recently won six Indian Television Academy Awards.