Marvel Television is expanding its animation division with the addition of Eric Radomski as SVP of production and creative director for Animation and has officially announced the appointment of Tracy McAndrew to VP of programming & distribution strategy. Cort Lane has also been promoted to VP of development & production for Marvel Animation.
Radomski, McAndrew and Lane have been tapped to further develop Marvel’s animation slate and cross-platform media programs, and each are playing a significant role in the launch of Marvel Television’s new Ultimate Spider-Man series.
In his new position, Lane will oversee development on all animated series and direct-to-video movies for Marvel’s animation division. He was most recently director of development at Marvel and previously spent seven years at Mattel producing animated, live-action and interactive entertainment across many brands.
McAndrew is now responsible for developing and executing global distribution objectives and strategies for Marvel’s animated content. She will oversee marketing, program planning and will manage Marvel’s relationships with broadcasters, distribution partners, and key licensees. Most recently, McAndrew served as director of acquisitions & co-productions in the Worldwide Programming Strategy Group at Disney Channels Worldwide.
For his part, Radomski, who is best known for his work on comic-based titles Batman the Animated Series and Spawn, will oversee all aspects of Marvel’s animation productions.