Christina Davis was promoted to Executive Vice President, Drama Series Development, CBS Entertainment in June 2009. She reports to Nina Tassler, President, CBS Entertainment.
Davis had previously been Senior Vice President, Drama Series since July 2007 and Vice President, Drama Series from May 2005-July 2007. From 2002-2005, Davis was Director, Drama Series Development, CBS Entertainment. She started in the CBS drama series department in 1997 as assistant to then-drama head Nina Tassler, rising through the ranks from supervisor (1999-2000), to manager (2000-2002) and director (2002-2005). Before joining CBS, Davis worked in drama series development at Warner Bros. Television (April 1996- August 1997).
Since joining CBS, Davis has been involved in the development of CSI, CSI: MIAMI, CSI: NY, THE MENTALIST, NCIS: LOS ANGELES, THE GOOD WIFE, BLUE BLOODS, HAWAII FIVE-0, PERSON OF INTEREST, ELEMENTARY, the top new series of the 2012-2013 season, and UNDER THE DOME, CBS's serialized summer drama from Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Television based on Stephen King’s bestselling novel.
This fall, under Davis' auspices, CBS will debut the serialized suspense thriller HOSTAGES in the Monday 10:00 PM time period, which will build to a season finale in January and be followed soon after by INTELLIGENCE, a high-octane action drama.
Davis is a graduate of UCLA with a Bachelor of Science degree in political science.