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Disney’s Mark Endemano departs amid restructure

Disney’s head of international TV and digital sales, Mark Endemano, has left the company as it restructures ahead of its potential acquisition of 21st Century Fox assets. Endemano was promoted to senior VP of media distribution for Walt Disney International in October 2017. The exec, who has been with Disney since 2004, was previously in […]

Endemaño to lead int’l sales for Disney

Mark Endemaño has been promoted to senior VP of media distribution for Walt Disney International. The London-based exec was previously in charge of distribution across EMEA, but now adds North and South Asia, Australasia, Russia and Latin America to his duties. The exec, who has been with Disney since 2004 – initially as VP of […]

Powell exits Disney Oz to lead Euro Disney

The Walt Disney Company managing director for Australia and New Zealand Catherine Powell is to return to Europe to lead theme park Euro Disney. Internationally, Powell is best known to international TV buyers as senior VP and general manager of Disney Media Distribution, though she gave up that role to move to Australasia in 2014 […]

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 […]

LA Screenings: ABC/Disney Media Distribution

Mark Endemano, senior VP and general manager, Disney Media Distribution EMEA Disney sales chief Mark Endemano tells TBI about DMD’s new season slate.   TBI: The Muppets has got the international business excited. What can we expect from the show? ME: We’re really excited to see The Muppets return to primetime TV. The format is still kids- and […]

LA Screenings 2015: Puppet masters

Muppets, medics and movie characters will be filling US network schedules over the next year. Jesse Whittock examines the trends, and what this means for buyers at the LA Screenings Over the next US broadcast season, audiences will finally learn the backstory of the Muppets. They will also be introduced to the latest contenders vying […]

Catherine Powell to run Disney Australia as Cracknell retires

Catherine Powell will relocate from London to Sydney to run Disney Australia and New Zealand. The news came following the announcement that long-serving Disney boss John Cracknell is retiring and will depart in July 2014. Cracknell has been with Disney since 1992 and has been managing director, The Walt Disney Company Australia and New Zealand, […]