Marty Hong has been appointed representative director of new animation channel Animax Korea, which will launch in South Korea later this month.
Web is a joint venture between Sony Pictures Television Int’l and Korea Digital Satellite Broadcasting (KDB) and will run exclusively on KDB’s SkyLife DTH platform.
Hong was previously managing director of MBC Dramanet.
Other appointments see Hong joined by Kim Sang-im, a former channel manager at KDB, as programming director and S.K. Kim as finance director.