McPherson Resigns As ABC Entertainment Group President


Stephen McPherson has resigned as ABC Entertainment Group president, according to a statement released on behalf of the Disney/ABC Television group Tuesday.

The exec had been scheduled to lead ABC's TCA summer press tour session on Sunday.

Speculation has already begun to circle around ABC Family chief Paul Lee as a replacement, according to multiple sources.

Other names immediately in reports included former Showtime exec Robert Greenblatt and former ABC and Lifetime exec Andrea Wong.

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