WB President Petrick Resigns

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jed Petrick is stepping down from the post of president and chief operating officer of the WB network. While he had two years left on his contract, ... Continue Reading →

New COO Joins Atomic Cartoons Nuclear Family

Edward Peghin has been appointed chief operating officer for Atomic Cartoons, the animation house that created the cult web series Dog In a Box with 2 Wheels and the TV show Atomic ... Continue Reading →

Animator Wah Chang Dead at 86

Academy Award-winning visual effects artist and animator Wah Ming Chang passed away on Monday, Dec. 22 in Carmel, Calif. at the age of 86. The Honolulu-born artist spent seven decades ... Continue Reading →

Fox TV Chairman Grushow Steps Down

Sandy Grushow is resigning as chairman of Fox Television Entertainment Group. According to the Dow Jones Business News, he will exercise a production option under his current contract, ... Continue Reading →

Cancer Takes ABC Family Programming Head

A six-year battle with breast cancer has sadly come to an end for Linda Mancuso, head of programming for Disney-owned ABC Family. The 44-year-old former NBC exec. passed away in the ... Continue Reading →

DC Comics Names Noveck Sr. VP, Creative Affairs

Gregory Noveck has been named to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Creative Affairs at DC Comics. He will be charged with exploring DC Comics’ vast character ... Continue Reading →

Weiss Upped to VP at Nick Jr.

Former Nick Jr. executive in charge of production Teri Weiss has been promoted to the post of VP, according to Daily Variety. In her new role, she will oversee the cabler’s programming, ... Continue Reading →

Eden FX Names Jeff Ross Exec. VP

Hollywood visual effects shop Eden FX has appointed Jeff Ross to the newly created position of exec. VP. He has had a long-running working relationship with company founders John Gross ... Continue Reading →

Gold Follows Roy Disney’s Lead

Another prominent figure has left Walt Disney Co.’s board of directors following Roy Disney’s abrupt departure on Sunday. Yesterday, corporate lawyer Stanley Gold stepped ... Continue Reading →

Roy Disney Resigns, Wants Eisner Out

Vice chairman Roy E. Disney resigned from Disney’s board of directors in what may have been a pre-emptive move considering the 73-year-old nephew of Walt Disney is over the company’s ... Continue Reading →