Judy McGrath

Executive, Magazine editor
One of the primary forces behind the look and feel of MTV since its inception, Judy McGrath was named president of MTV Music Television in 1993 and has continued to not only keep the cable network fresh and cutting ... Read more »
Born: 11/29/1952

Filmography

other (14)

Beavis and Butt-head 1992 - 1997, 2001 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

Jackass 1991 - 1997, 2000 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

Newlyweds: Nick & Jessica 1992 - 1997, 2001 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

Road Rules 1991 - 1998, 2000 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

The Osbournes 2001 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

The Real World 1991 - 1997, 2001 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

Joe's Apartment 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The 1995 MTV Video Music Awards 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Enough Is Enough Forum With the President 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 1993 MTV Video Music Awards 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 1992 MTV Video Music Awards 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 1993 MTV Movie Awards 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

1991 MTV Video Music Awards 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

MTV's 10th Anniversary Special 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Biography

One of the primary forces behind the look and feel of MTV since its inception, Judy McGrath was named president of MTV Music Television in 1993 and has continued to not only keep the cable network fresh and cutting edge, but also has moved it from being merely a music videobox into to airing original programming such as "Dead at 21", "The Jon Stewart Show", "The Real World" and "Beavis and Butt-head".

Relationships

Michael Corbett

Husband

Anna Corbett

Daughter
born c. 1994

EDUCATION

Cedar Crest College

Allentown , Pennsylvania

Milestones

2004

Named Chairman and CEO of MTV Networks

2002

Appointed as president of MTV Networks, overseeing MTV, VH1, and Country Music Television

1996

Was executive producer of the feature "Joe's Apartment"

1993

Named president of MTV

1991

Assumed all responsibily at MTV for programming, music, production and promotion

1981

Worked as on-air prompt writer at MTV

Began career working at a radio station out of college

Joined Conde Nast publications; worked as copy chief

Bonus Trivia

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In December 2006, McGrath was named Number 3 among woman in entertainment in The Hollywood Reporter's 15th annual "Women in Entertainment Power 100"

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