The battle between Disney+ and Netflix continues, with Disney signing Netflix’s Director Of Original Film, Matt Brodlie. He will be taking on the role of Senior Vice President, International Content Development.
This roll will see Matt being responsible for developing a films and TV strategy for non-US markets, which will be important to the international growth for Disney+.
He has already begun work at Disney, where he works in the Burbank offices, where he will be reporting to Disney+ President, Content & Marketing Ricky Strauss, who said in a statement:
“As we look to rollout Disney+ beyond the US over the next several years, Matt will play a critical role in the execution of our content strategy. He is a proven executive with the right creative instincts and experience to help make Disney+ a place where talent can create original, high-quality content for audiences worldwide. We’re thrilled to have him join our team.”
With Brodlie adding:
“I am excited about this opportunity to join Disney+ at this pivotal moment and look forward to working collaboratively with the teams around the world to create premium entertainment that is relevant and enduring.”
Disney+ is continuing to put together an impressive team to put together some of the best movies and shows possible for viewers around the globe.
Roger has been a Disney fan since he was a kid and this interest has grown over the years. He has visited Disney Parks around the globe and has a vast collection of Disney movies and collectibles. He is the owner of What's On Disney Plus & DisKingdom.