Chris Hastings (World Channel, America ReFramed)


Executive Producer | World Channel

Chris Hastings is the executive producer/editorial manager of WORLD Channel and in charge of content development, acquisition, and production for both. He is an eleven-year veteran of WGBH overseeing an array of projects, most recently as producer and project director of the WGBH LAB, an innovative incubator for up-and-coming filmmakers with programs including the WGBH LAB Open Call and the WGBH LAB filmmakers-in-residence program. At WGBH, Chris is best known for inventing and creating high quality media at low cost, earning him three regional Emmys for the WGBH LAB Open Call program. He received his Bachelors degree from Kutztown State University of Pennsylvania and his Masters from American University.