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Former Disney TV Chief Ben Sherwood Launching Sports Tech Startup Mojo

Mojo will launch with an app in early 2021, combining age-appropriate instructional material and original content, targeting parents and youth sports coaches.

Ben Sherwood’s Expected Disney Exit Confirmed by Sky Sale to Comcast

Ben Sherwood, co-chairman and co-president of the Disney Media Networks division, is planning to leave Disney once the merger with 21st Century Fox is complete.

Opinion: ABC Deserves Zero Points for ‘Roseanne’ Cancellation

The willful blindness that afflicted execs at ABC and in entertainment media over the past year means there are no heroes in this whole affair.

Ben Sherwood Talks Harvey Weinstein, TV Past and Future at USC Conference

The Disney/ABC Television Group president presented a wide-ranging Q&A on the business of the small screen on Saturday.

Disney Taps Company-Wide Talent for TV “Pitch-a-Palooza” (Exclusive)

TV Group president Ben Sherwood's employee competition heard over 300 ideas for TV shows, including a 'Modern Family' meets 'The Wonder Years' sitcom from a 29-year-old video distribution specialist that might just be the next hit comedy.

Ben Sherwood and Bruce Rosenblum Explain New Revenue-Focused Role at Disney/ABC TV Group

"We've been in an ongoing conversation as we see rapid change in consumer behavior and consumption and in distribution and technology," says Sherwood.

Disney/ABC TV’s Ben Sherwood on a ‘Star Wars’ Series, “Mistakes” in Michael Strahan’s ‘Live’ Exit and Bob Iger’s Future

Disney/ABC television group president Ben Sherwood discusses 'Good Morning America's' viewership decline, his pick for Oscar host, and much more.

Oscars: ABC’s Renewed Contract Allows for More Creative Influence

The network, which will keep broadcast rights for the Academy Awards until 2028, has greater input in the choice for the producer and host and plans to address the show's bloated length, sources say.

ABC Upfront Introduces Channing Dungey, Hypes Kiefer Sutherland’s Latest Act

The new entertainment president and boss Ben Sherwood look ahead, impress with 'Designated Survivor,' evangelize TV's value and, yes, make more 'Hamilton' jokes.

Ben Sherwood Recommits to “Even Greater” Diverse Programming at ABC

"The customer and viewer of today isn’t necessarily the customer and viewer of tomorrow. We must keep pace," says the Disney TV exec.

Inside the ABC Shake-Up: New Chiefs Reveal Backstory, Hint at Future Plans

The fourth-place network "can do a lot better," says Ben Sherwood as he and Channing Dungey talk strategy, THR analyzes the reasons for Paul Lee's ouster and top producers offer insight on the Big Four's first black leader: "Nobody is surprised that Channing eventually got the job.”