Jennifer Salke (Credit: Mitchell Haaseth/NBC)

Jennifer Salke to Lead Amazon Studios

Salke was NBC Entertainment president

Jennifer Salke has been tapped to lead Amazon Studios, the production arm of the ecommerce giant, Broadcasting & Cable has confirmed.

Salke, who was most recently NBC Entertainment president, will oversee all of Amazon's television and film production.

She succeeds Roy Price in the role. Price left the company last year amid accusations of sexual harassment.

While at NBC, Salke shepherded shows including This Is UsThe Good Place and Superstore.