Facebook snaps up ex-MTV executive in latest hint it’s chasing original TV

Time to be worried TV execs: Facebook seems to be getting serious about original programming.

On Facebook (where else?), Mina Lefevre announced Wednesday she would be joining the company as its new head of development. Formerly executive vice president and head of scripted at MTV, Lefevre said she was excited to embark on the "new adventure."

"I have always been drawn to the idea of building something and the idea of being part of the team that helps build Facebook's original content ecosystem...well, that just seems like a dream!" she wrote.

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