Mediawan, ZAG Announce the Appointment of Andy Yeatman

Yeatman will join as chief executive officer, Miraculous Corp. USA.

License Global

June 10, 2024

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Mediawan and ZAG have appointed Andy Yeatman as chief executive officer, Miraculous Corp. USA. Based in Los Angeles and reporting to Pierre-Antoine Capton, board chairman, Miraculous Corp., Yeatman will work closely with board member and major shareholder Jeremy Zag to build the future of Miraculous.

Yeatman brings expertise in children’s and family entertainment, and his appointment underscores the joint venture’s commitment to expanding the Miraculous IP globally.

In his new role, Yeatman will oversee U.S. and international business operations with the ambition of growing Miraculous into an expanded new universe with a new era of characters, narratives and content that will include TV movies, spin-off series with original characters and the “Miraculous: The Movie 2,” to be directed by Jeremy Zag.

Before joining Miraculous Corp, Yeatman held the role of head, Moonbug U.S., for six years and previously founded and led Netflix’s kids’ content department.

“I'm delighted to welcome Andy to the Mediawan family, and to have him join the extraordinary adventure we're building with Jeremy Zag around Miraculous,” says Pierre-Antoine Capton, co founder, chief executive officer, Mediawan. “His expertise is an invaluable asset for such an iconic brand. The creation of Miraculous Corp with Jeremy and now the appointment of Andy, are wonderful news that will enable us to exploit the full richness of the unique universe of France's most successful superheroine.”

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“I have been a fan of Miraculous Ladybug since 2015, when Jeremy first introduced me to the show,” says Yeatman. “There is enormous potential to continue to build out the universe that Jeremy, Thomas and Nathanael created. The adventures ahead will feature new heroes, villains and ways for fans all over the world to interact with this universe. I’m honored to work with Pierre-Antoine, Jeremy and the team to lead the next chapter of storytelling and growth for this beloved brand."

“I have known Andy for many years, and he has always been passionate about his work. He is a dedicated professional with extensive experience,” says Zag. “I am very pleased to welcome him to the adventure we are all experiencing together alongside Pierre-Antoine and the incredible teams at Mediawan.”  

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