Sydnee Rimes Becomes ABC Signature’s Senior VP of Series
Disney’s ABC Signature Studios has upped executive Sydnee Rimes to a new role of senior VP series.
She has been working at Disney Television Studios since 2010 as the VP of Series and in her new position, Rimes will take on creative management of new and ongoing dramas, comedies and limited series and work to ease the transition from development to series for shows.
ABC Signature president Jonnie Davis said in a statement:
“Sydnee has incredibly strong relationships within the creative community and has been an integral part of our mission to create the best possible experience for our roster of writers. She is tenacious, agile and imaginative, and will continue to drive seamless collaboration between our series and development teams in her new role.”
Sydnee Rimes added:
“I’d like to thank Dana Walden and Jonnie Davis for this incredible opportunity. Being a part of series that I love, both as a fan and as a creative partner, has truly been an experience unlike any other. The amazing writers, producers, talent and teams I’ve worked with during my tenure with ABC Signature are the best partners in the business, and I’m looking forward to collaborating on even more amazing stories in this new role.”
Over her years working at Disney, she has worked on a number of shows, including “Black-ish” and its spinoffs “Grown-ish” and “Mixed-ish”. She has also worked on Hulu’s Little Fires Everywhere, the Hulu/Star Original “This Fool” and the upcoming Disney+’s Original series, “National Treasure: Edge of History”.