Casey Bloys is president, HBO Programming overseeing all of HBO's and Cinemax's programming initiatives, including HBO Series, HBO Sports, HBO Documentaries, HBO Films and HBO Family. He also oversees Marketing and Program Planning. He was named to this position in May 2016.
Bloys was named president, HBO series, late night and specials in February 2016, responsible for the development and production of all series, talk shows and specials for the network. Before that, he served as executive vice president of HBO Programming from 2013, and has been responsible for comedy series, late night and specials. He has overseen the development and production of a long list of HBO programming, including Flight of The Conchords, Eastbound and Down, Veep, Girls, Ballers, Silicon Valley, Enlightened, Getting On and Insecure. Since overseeing the drama group, HBO has launched Westworld, Big Little Lies, The Deuce and Succession, as well as the upcoming limited series Sharp Objects and a third installment of HBO's hugely successful True Detective to air in 2019. Casey joined HBO in 2004 as director, Development, HBO Independent Productions (HIP), and was promoted to Vice President, HIP, in 2005. In 2006, he was named Vice President, HBO Entertainment, spearheading the development and production of comedy series and named Senior Vice President in 2009.
Bloys graduated from Freedom High School in 1989 and from Northwestern University in 1993 with a BA in Economics. He lives in Los Angeles with his husband and 11-year-old twins.