Disney Television Studios
Company typeSubsidiary
  • Television
  • Entertainment
FoundedMay 15, 2019; 5 years ago (2019-05-15)
United States
Key people
Craig Erwich (president)
ParentDisney General Entertainment Content
Footnotes / references

Disney Television Studios is the television studios arm of the Disney Entertainment division of The Walt Disney Company established on May 15, 2019[5][6] to succeed the first and second incarnations of Walt Disney Television following Disney's acquisition of 21st Century Fox.

The division oversees Disney's television studio assets including ABC Signature, 20th Television, 20th Television Animation, FX Productions and the Walt Disney Television Alternative unit.






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