MCN Original Videos: Content Spotlight -- Dietland

AMC's new drama series Dietland -- which premieres June 4 -- chronicles society's obsession with body image and fashion as see through the eyes of series star Joy Nash, who plays an overweight ghost writer working at a fashion magazine.

Nash and series executive producer Marti Noxon discuss Dietland in a new 'Content Spotlight' video. 

R. Thomas Umstead serves as senior content producer, programming for Multichannel News, Broadcasting + Cable and Next TV. During his more than 30-year career as a print and online journalist, Umstead has written articles on a variety of subjects ranging from TV technology, marketing and sports production to content distribution and development. He has provided expert commentary on television issues and trends for such TV, print, radio and streaming outlets as Fox News, CNBC, the Today show, USA Today, The New York Times and National Public Radio. Umstead has also filmed, produced and edited more than 100 original video interviews, profiles and news reports featuring key cable television executives as well as entertainers and celebrity personalities.