Speaker Carrie Murphy

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Carrie Murphy

Manager, Kids & Family Acquisitions

Disney Channels Worldwide

Carrie manages acquisitions for Disney Channel, Disney Junior, and Disney XD in US, sourcing live-action and animated series as well as movies.  She partners with her global Disney colleagues on multi-territory acquisitions.  Carrie also oversees collaboration across the global programming teams, sharing best practices and content strategy.

Prior to joining the Acquisitions and Content Strategy team in 2014, Carrie spent eight years in the Disney Channel Original Movies department helping to move projects from pitch to air in the successful DCOM franchise.  During her tenure, Carrie worked on over 30 movies.

Born and raised in Southern California, Carrie attended the University of California, Santa Barbara’s College of Creative Studies graduating with a degree in Creative Studies with an emphasis in Literature.  She is based in Burbank, California, at the headquarters of Disney Channels Worldwide.

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