Kevin Gamble named development exec

Kevin Gamble has been named veep of development for Disney Television Animation.

He’ll work on the creative development of toon shorts and series for Disney Channel, Disney XD and other Mouse TV platforms. He reports to Eric Coleman, senior veep of original series for the division.

Gamble joins Disney after most recently serving as veep of production and creative for Classic Media, which controls a number of vintage animation properties. He’s worked on such TV toons as “Reboot,” “Max Steel” and the revival of “George of the Jungle.”

He’s also the co-creator of the long-running video podcast “Tiki Bar TV.”

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