ABC Cable Taps Two Programming VPs


ABC Cable Networks Group named two programming vice presidents Monday.

Donna Ebbs was named VP, original movies. She had been VP of development and production for ABC-TV, working on The Wonderful World of Disney primetime movies and miniseries.

And Judy Taylor has joined ABC Cable as VP, casting. She had been an independent casting executive who counted several Disney Channel Original Movies among her projects.

Ebbs will be responsible for the development and production of original movies for Disney Channel and ABC Family. She will report to Michael Healy, VP of original movies for the two networks.

Taylor will oversee all casting concerns related to Disney Channel Original Movies and ABC Family original-movie and series projects. She will report to executive VP, original programming and production Gary Marsh.