Walt Disney Television
|Industry||Broadcast and cable television|
|Predecessor||American Broadcasting-Paramount Theatres|
|Founded||March 18, 1985|
Number of employees
|Parent||Disney Media Networks|
ABC Owned Television Stations
|Footnotes / references|
History[change | change source]
It was started in 1983, as the Walt Disney Pictures Television Division, the name was later shortened to Walt Disney Pictures Television and in 1986 was later shortened to Walt Disney Television in 1988. Until 1983, Disney shows were aired under the banner of the parent company, then named Walt Disney Productions.
References[change | change source]
- "About - Leadership, Management Team : Media Networks". The Walt Disney Company. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
- Guthrie, Marisa (September 14, 2016). "Disney/ABC TV's Ben Sherwood on a 'Star Wars' Series, "Mistakes" in Michael Strahan's 'Live' Exit and Bob Iger's Future". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved November 29, 2016.