ABC's new network head is breaking a major barrier
February 17, 2016 - Uncategorized
ABC is changing things up at the top with the appointment of a new president
The network announced Wednesday that Channing Dungey, ABC’s former executive vice president of drama development, would be replacing Paul Lee, who is stepping down from the post he’s held since 2010 — reportedly after being forced out.
Dungey, who has been with ABC Studios since 2004, was instrumental in the development and success of Scandal, How to Get Away With Murder, freshman hit Quantico and Once Upon a Time (a show on which her sister, actress Merrin Dungey, has appeared). Dungey will be the first African American person to lead a broadcast network Read more…