Friday, August 14, 2020

'Covid-19' - Death at DC

Following corporate losses from the unleashing of the deadly 'Covid-19' virus, both 86-year old 'DC Comics' and 2-year old streaming service 'DC Universe' are being impacted by WarnerMedia's new 'realignment', with permanent layoffs being reported at both units:

" DC Comics, editor-in-chief Bob Harras, editors Brian Cunningham and Mark Doyle, senior VP of publishing strategy and support services Hank Kanalz, VP of marketing Jonah Weiland, and VP of global publishing initiatives and digital strategy Bobbie Chase have all exited as part of the restructuring.

"'DC Universe' employees have also been significantly impacted by the personnel reduction.

"As part of the DC staff cuts, WarnerMedia's layoffs include senior level executives at Warner Bros., including Jeffrey Schlesinger, president of Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution.

"Ron Sanders, who served as president of Warner Bros.' worldwide theatrical distribution and home entertainment and executive vice president of international business operations, as well as Kim Williams, EVP and CFO of Warner Bros. Entertainment, are also exiting..."

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