It has been reported that Sharon Klein has been named the new executive vice president of Casting at Walt Disney Television.

Photo Credit: Deadline.com, Corey Nickols

Photo Credit: Deadline.com, Corey Nickols

What’s Happening:

  • Deadline has reported that Sharon Klein has signed a multi-year contract to become the executive vice president of Casting for Walt Disney Television, where she will lead the casting teams for series and pilots at ABC Entertainment, 20th Television, ABC Signature, 20th Television Animation, Walt Disney Television Alternative, Hulu Originals and Freeform.
  • Klein was previously EVP of Casting for Disney Television Studios and FX Entertainment where she oversaw casting for series including:
  • Moving forward, FX Entertainment casting will be done by Michael Katcher (EVP Casting) who previously reported to Klein.

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