Punch TV Expands Its Animation Programming

Leo Sullivan joins Punch TV with the goal of creating new and innovative animation projects that will be suitable for viewing by the entire family.

Carson, CA, May 26, 2011 --(PR.com)-- In keeping with its company goal of providing original programming suitable for the entire family, Punch TV is pushing an aggressive plan to expand its animation programming.

Punch Television Network announced today that they have signed former Far East Disney Studio Production Manger Leo Sullivan to head-up its new animation division. Mr. Sullivan will be working closely with all Punch TV departments to create new and exciting animation projects. He will also be reviewing current animation programming for possible renewals, improvements, updates or possible cancellations.

A majority of the new animation projects will be geared to children, but with the success of Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim, Punch TV is also hoping to offer new innovative animated series for adult viewers.

“We are thrilled to have Mr. Sullivan join the Punch TV family,” said Punch Television CEO Joseph Collins, “his pedigree in animation is unmatched in today’s television landscape. I look forward to seeing what creative shows result from our collaboration.”

Mr. Sullivan has worked for most of the major studios including Warner Brothers, Bob Clampett, Hanna Barbara, and DIC before moving onto form his own production studio. For 10 years his company produced animation and educational videos. In 1992 it reopened to resume multimedia production and distribution. Mr. Sullivan’s work includes involvement with the groundbreaking Fat Albert series and Beany and Cecil from the 1960’s.

For further details on Punch Television animation programming expansion, contact Media Director Rachel Ramos at (310) 328-9400 or e-mail her at rramos@punchtv.com.


Punch Television Network is committed to providing quality television suitable for the entire family. Punch Television Network serves over 19 million homes on Direct TV Channel 341.
Punch Television Network
Rachel Ramos
310 328-9400
21039 S. Figueroa Street, Suite 201
Carson, CA 90745