Children’s television industry vet John Hardman is stepping in as director of development and programming at Saban Brands.
Hardman will oversee the creative development and production of content for Saban properties, including Power Rangers and Paul Frank. He will also oversee the development of multi-platform content strategies for all IP acquired by Saban Brands.
Over the past 15 years, Hardman has developed and supervised the production of hundreds of hours of children’s television programming as seen on children’s networks Kids WB! and Nickelodeon, among others. His credits include Rugrats, The Wild Thornberrys, Pokemon and Jackie Chan Adventures.