ABC Signature

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ABC Signature
FormerlyTouchstone Television (1985-2007)
ABC Studios (2007-2013)
ABC Signature Studios (2013-2020)
PredecessorWalt Disney Productions
(television until)
Walt Disney Television
ABC Studios
ABC Signature Studios
FoundedMarch 21, 1985; 38 years ago (1985-03-21)
FounderThomas Oliver
OwnerWalt Disney Studios
ParentAmerican Broadcasting Company

ABC Studios[1] is an American television production studio under the Disney Television Studios unit of Walt Disney Television that was named in 2020 (both ultimately owned by The Walt Disney Company). The studio is the production arm of the ABC television network, and originally started in 1950 as the television unit of Walt Disney Productions, later Walt Disney Television in 1985, and launched a subsidiary, the first incarnation of Touchstone Television, established in 1985 (later to be merged into ABC in 1999, and merged Walt Disney Network Television into Touchstone Television) and renamed ABC Studios in 2007. it has a Signature unit, ABC Signature Studios, which was formed in 2013. it is not to be confused with the unit of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation with the same name.

References[change | change source]

  1. Low, Elaine (August 10, 2020). "Disney Rebrands TV Studios, 20th Century Fox TV to Become 20th Television". Variety. Archived from the original on February 17, 2021. Retrieved August 10, 2020.