Teletoon's Michael Goldsmith adds roles

Programming director at Family Channel, Playhouse Disney

TORONTO -- Michael Goldsmith is ankling his job as director of original content at Canadian cartoon cable channel Teletoon to become director of original programming at the Canadian pay TV services Family Channel and Playhouse Disney Canada.

Astral Media owns and operates Family Channel and Playhouse Disney Canada, while running Teletoon as a 50-50 venture with rival broadcaster Corus Entertainment.

Beginning Aug. 24, Goldsmith will be responsible for original series production at the two pay TV services.