Tom Ascheim to Depart as President of Freeform

Published on Apr 07, 2020

Tom Ascheim to Depart as President of Freeform

Freeform president Tom Ascheim will be stepping down from his position as the head of the Disney-owned cable network, multiple sources tell Variety. Freeform declined to comment on the matter.

At the most recent Television Critics Assn. press tour in January, Ascheim — who has been president of the Gen Z and young millennial-oriented cabler since Dec. 2013 — touted the network’s “four-part formula for longevity and maybe gentle world domination.”

“One, take a stand,” Ascheim told TCA attendees. “86% of young adults expect brands to be more than just a product. They want brands that support their belief system and we’ve

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Author: Elaine Low