Andy Yeatman, the director of global kids’ content at Netflix, will deliver a MIPJunior keynote, which will be followed by a Q&A with TV Kids’ Anna Carugati.
Yeatman’s remit at Netflix covers all original and licensed content for kids age 2 to 12. He will share some new announcements from the global streaming service with MIPJunior attendees and will then sit down for a Q&A session with Carugati, the group editorial director of World Screen. This session will take place on Sunday, October 15, at 4:45 p.m. in the Grand Theatre at the JW Marriott.
Prior to his current role at Netflix, Yeatman acquired film and television content for Netflix’s North American service. He joined Netflix in 2011, helping to launch its service internationally. Before Netflix, Yeatman worked in digital distribution for The Walt Disney Studios. In that role, he negotiated movie distribution deals with digital platforms such as iTunes, Sony PlayStation Network and Microsoft Xbox for a number of territories, including the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Japan and Korea.