Rebecca Stay

Television Executive

Rebecca Stay is a seasoned television executive, who has supervised numerous hit shows from concept to broadcast, including “Nip/Tuck” for FX and “Veronica Mars” for UPN. With more than twenty years of extensive development experience under her belt, Rebecca has had the privilege of working with some of the most exciting and inspiring creative teams in the industry and headed up several TV Production companies, including Ventanarosa (Salma Hayek), Is or Isn’t Ent. (Lisa Kudrow & Dan Bucatinsky) and Shephard/Robin (Greer Shephard & Mike Robin). Over the years, she’s helped producers and award-winning writers navigate from pitch to pilot to series, developing multiple pilots for various cable and network outlets. Rebecca’s true passion has been discovering fresh, new voices, as well as nurturing established writers who are finding their way. In 2013-2015 she selected emerging writers into the ABC Disney Creative Talent Program and spearheaded a workshop to mentor and assist those in the program. In 2014, Rebecca’s screenplay, Becoming Norma-l, made it to the quarter finals in the Academy Nicholl Fellowship. In 2018, her Web Trailer for RIDESHARE WITH REBECCA was a finalist for the Women In Film Mini Upfronts for best web series. Most recently, she one of the Executive Producers on the CBS half hour series, Carol's Second Act, starring Patricia Heaton.