Disney’s Nancy Kanter has been bumped up to executive vice president, content and creative strategy at Disney Channels Worldwide, Variety has learned. Kanter will continue in her role as general…
Disney Channels Worldwide
John Rood is returning to the Walt Disney Co. as head of marketing for Disney Channels Worldwide, the company announced Tuesday. Rood succeeds Richard Loomis, a nine-year Disney Channels veteran who…
Disney has promoted Nancy Kanter to exec veep of original programming and general manager of Disney Junior Worldwide.
Disney Channel will bring next month’s mash-up of “Phineas and Ferb” with Marvel’s superheroes and villains, “Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel,” alive by building a 40-foot Waffle-inator at the…
Disney Channels has tapped Naketha Mattocks as VP, Original Movies. Mattocks reports to Adam Bonnett, executive VP, Original Programming, Disney Channels Worldwide. In the post, Mattocks…
Six months and a dozen shows later, Rich Ross is settling in comfortably to his role as CEO of Shine America.
Disney Channels Worldwide has elevated Adam Bonnett to the newly created position exec veep of original programming.
For nearly eight decades, Disney has relied on films to rally kids and their families around the Mouse House. But with its core audience increasingly glued to screens of all sizes, the success of…
Disney's Kids Upfront event on Tuesday at Gotham's Hudson Theater could well be a victory lap as the mothership Disney Channel reigns in the kidvid realm as the No. 1 net among tykes 2-11 and 6-11…
Disney Channel is putting its weight behind its next homegrown star: Dove Cameron. The 17-year-old will star in Disney Channel's new series "Liv & Maddie" and telepic "Cloud 9," executive produced by…
Disney Channels Worldwide currently oversees 100 channels in 169 countries that broadcast in 35 languages and involve the Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Junior, Disney Cinemagic, Hungama and Radio…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Damien Chazelle and Barry Jenkins on That Oscars Shocker: The Morning-After Interview
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner