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It’s no secret that Marvel Entertainment is in the process of developing new live-action television projects based on their expansive library of characters and concepts — and even if the exact who’s and what’s remain unclear, we’re now getting a picture of the number of projects currently under development.
Robert Iger, chief executive of The Walt Disney Company, spoke about Disney’s current and future endeavors in an interview with The Wall Street Journal. When the conversation turned to Disney’s plans for their recently acquired Marvel brand, Iger revealed something rather interesting about the comics publisher’s future television presence.
“[With Marvel] we’ve taken back distribution, or bought back distribution from Paramount, for some critical franchises. Notably, ‘Iron Man 3’ will be distributed by us, and ‘Avengers,’” he said, before adding the truly interesting bit: “We’re developing three live-action series for ABC and ABC Family.”
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