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The Walt Disney Company
VP, Original Programming - Animation Media Networks Europe & Africa
Orion develops and produces animated content originated in Europe and Africa, working with independent studios and producers across the region, for Disney’s global platforms including Disney Junior, Disney Channel and Disney+.
Current and recent projects include new takes on Disney classics ‘101 Dalmatian Street’ and ‘Chip ’n’ Dale: Park Life’; pre-school hits ‘PJ Masks’ and ‘Gigantosaurus’; original children’s series ‘Miraculous Ladybug’, ‘Counterfeit Cat’, ‘Furiki Wheels’, ‘Space Chickens in Space’, ‘Sadie Sparks’ and ‘Best Bugs Forever’; and the BAFTA-winning Disney ‘XDFC’ shorts program.
Previously Orion was the creative director for Turner’s Asia Pacific entertainment networks, where he developed original content including ‘Exchange Student Zero’ for Cartoon Network, ‘Galli Galli Sim Sim’ with Sesame Workshop, and the arts format ‘M.A.D.’ for Pogo.