Walt Disney Television Casting Chief Sharon Klein Posts Five VPs in New Roles

According to Deadline, Sharon Klein, EVP Casting at Walt Disney Television, has made quite a few hires, promotions and new assignments throughout her division’s VP degree.

What’s Happening:

  • These new roles are for Jonathan Bluman, Jessica Daniels, Vivian Kwok, Eric Souliere and Jason Stamey.
  • This transfer comes almost a 12 months after Klein, EVP Casting for Disney Television Studios and FX Entertainment, was named in her new function, which oversees casting groups of ABC Entertainment, twentieth Television, ABC Signature, twentieth Television Animation, Walt Disney Television Unscripted, Hulu Originals and Freeform.
  • Bluman, who was beforehand VP, Head of Casting for ABC Signature, has turn into VP Unscripted Casting, working to seek out expertise for pilots, sequence and specials. He will report back to Klein and work carefully with unscripted TV chief Rob Mills and his groups at ABC Entertainment, Hulu and WDT Unscripted. He has beforehand labored on sequence together with The Mighty Ducks and Big Shot for Disney+, Freeform’s Everything’s Trash and Hulu’s This Fool.
  • Daniels has been named VP Casting, Walt Disney Television. She has labored throughout the corporate over the previous few years together with as VP Casting on sequence corresponding to Freeform’s Single Drunk Female and Hulu’s The Dropout. She additionally labored carefully with Klein on pilot-season casting on sequence corresponding to American Crime Story: The People V. OJ Simpson and The Resident.
  • Kwok has been promoted to VP Casting, twentieth Television. She oversees casting for comedies and dramas together with ABC’s The Wonder Years, Disney+’s Mysterious Benedict Society, Percy Jackson & The Olympians and American Born Chinese. She has been on the casting workforce for the previous three years, transferring over from head of the analysis division in 2019.
  • Souliere joins as VP Casting, ABC Signature, having spent the previous 15 years in impartial casting. He experiences to ABC Signature VP Casting Dylann Gunning. He has labored on Turner and Hooch and the upcoming Hellraiser for Hulu.
  • Stamey joins as VP Casting, Hulu. Reporting to Barbara Fiorentino, SVP Casting, Hulu, he beforehand labored with Marvel Studios on movies corresponding to Avengers: Endgame, Black Panther and Avengers: Infinity War and sequence WandaVision, Hawkeye, She-Hulk and Secret Invasion.




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