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Disney Names Michael Paull to Newly Created Role of President of Streaming

  • Executive adds oversight of Hulu and Star to Disney+, ESPN+
  • Rebecca Campbell will supervise a new global content unit
Michael Paull
Michael PaullPhotographer: Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images

Walt Disney Co. elevated Michael Paull, the executive who helped launch the company’s ESPN+ service, to the newly created position of president of streaming, with responsibility for all of its video services globally.

Paull will report to Kareem Daniel, who runs Disney’s film and TV distribution businesses. Paull previously served as president of the Disney+ and ESPN+ businesses. He’ll now also supervise Hulu and the company’s Star business internationally, and report to Daniel.