American Crime


Moran takes president role at ABC Studios

Patrick Moran’s rise at ABC Studios has culminated in an official promotion to president of the Disney-ABC Television Group production arm. Ben Sherwood has upped Moran (pictured) to president of ABC Studios following the latter’s work overseeing broadcast series including Scandal, Criminal Minds, How to Get Away with Murder, Quantico and American Crime. He is also […]

FilmBox strikes Disney deal

The FilmBox channels has secured a raft of Disney television and film content as part of a pan-eastern Europe programming deal. The agreement between SPI International-owned FilmBox and Disney Media Distribution, gives the channels shows including American Crime as well as first-run feature film titles such as Big Hero 6, Planes 2 and Tinker Bell and […]

ABC revives Muppets, okays Rhimes drama

ABC kicked off the 2015-16 Upfronts week by ordering six dramas and three comedies, including a Muppets revival. The network also renewed 22 primetime series, and cancelled four others. The Muppets show is being billed as an aged-up documentary-style series in which the puppet characters’ lives are explored in detail. The comedy comes from Bill […]