Deadline has reported that Kerry Kennedy has been promoted to Executive Vice President of Business Affairs for ABC Entertainment and Walt Disney Television Unscripted.

(ABC/Deadline)

(ABC/Deadline)

What’s Happening:

  • Deadline has reported that Kerry Kennedy has been promoted, now responsible for negotiations for the development and production of pilots, series, and specials for ABC Entertainment and Walt Disney Television.
  • Kennedy helped with the launch of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, bringing American Idol back to the network, and packaging deals for The Disney Family Singalong series that premiered last year.
  • Kennedy had joined ABC in 2002 as a program attorney and had since held various titles at the network.

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