ABC Studios

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ABC Studios
Type Subsidiary
Industry Television Production
Founded 1985 (1985) (as Touchstone Television)
2007 (2007) (as ABC Studios)
Headquarters Burbank, California, USA
Owner(s) The Walt Disney Company
Parent Disney–ABC Television Group
Website www.abcstudiosmedianet.com

ABC Studios is the television production division of Disney–ABC Television Group. ABC Studios was established as Touchstone Films Television Division in 1985 and given its current name in 2007.

History[edit]

Logo used from September 24, 2007 to September 22, 2013.

In February 2007, Touchstone Television was renamed ABC Television Studio as part of Disney push to drop secondary brands like Buena Vista for Disney, ABC and ESPN.[1]

In June 2009, ABC Entertainment announced a new organization, effective immediately.[2][3] In January 2010, Disney–ABC Television Group announced it was cutting 5% of its workforce.[4]

List of programs produced by Touchstone Television/ABC Studios[edit]

Currently produced[edit]

Future productions[edit]

Formerly produced[edit]

Formerly known as[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fixmer, Fixmer (April 25, 2007). "Disney to Drop Buena Vista Brand Name, People Say (Update1)". bloomberg.com. Retrieved 28 November 2012. 
  2. ^ ABC Entertainment Group Announces Reorganization, Animation World News, June 18, 2009
  3. ^ ABC Unveils Reorganized Operations, Zap2It.com, June 19, 2009
  4. ^ [[The Walt Disney Company|Disney's ABC Television Group to Cut 5% of Workforce], Los Angeles Times, January 30, 2009

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