ABC Studios

Disney replaces ABC studios chief and revamps TV team

Disney has replaced the president of its ABC Studios unit and changed the senior team at 20th Century Television as part of the latest set of moves following its acquisition of 21st Century Fox assets earlier this year. ABC Studios president Patrick Moran and the division’s exec VP of business operations Howard Davine are both […]

TalkTalk adds ABC Studios content on on-demand line-up

UK service provider TalkTalk has added a raft of content from ABC Studios to its on-demand platform after striking a deal with Disney UK & Ireland. TalkTalk TV customers who subscribe to the Entertainment Boost can now access full season ABC Studios box-sets on-demand. The deal will see TalkTalk TV boost its on-demand library with […]

Sky boosts on-demand offer with new Disney deal

Sky has agreed a new multi-year deal with Disney UK and Ireland that will let viewers watch more Disney series than are currently available through catch up TV and on-demand. Through the deal, viewers will be able to watch more Disney Channels content on-demand, and will also be able to access ABC Studios drama and […]

Disney brings on-demand services under ABC Studios banner

Disney is rebranding its on-demand services as part of a wider initiative to have ‘ABC Studios’ as an umbrella brand for its content products and services. Catherine Powell, senior VP, Media Distribution, EMEA at The Walt Disney Company, told DTVE’s sister publication, TBI, that moving forward SVOD platforms that want Disney-distributed content will be sold […]

OSN signs exclusive first-run deal with Disney

Middle East pay TV broadcaster OSN has signed a content deal with The Walt Disney Company giving it exclusive first-run subscription service rights to Disney movies, ABC Studios series and Turkish adaptations of ABC Studios series. As part of the deal, OSN has extended its agreement with Disney for carriage of Disney Channel, Disney XD […]