Kelly Kulchak has been named head of current programming at the TV division of DreamWorks Animation. In the newly created post, Kulchak will supervise the day-to-day production of all series, which totals nearly 1,200 episodes of original animated television content.
She joins DreamWorks Animation as it prepares to unveil two new series, All Hail King Julien and VeggieTales In The House, by the end of the year.
Prior to joining DreamWorks, Kulchak served as president and executive producer at Tagline Pictures, where she developed and produced such series as Psych for USA Network and Man Up for ABC. Kulchak also previously served as SVP of development at Worldwide Pants and has held development and current-programming positions with Fox, Gracie Films and the WB Network.
“Kelly’s background in producing award-winning and, more importantly – truly funny, comedy gives her a sensibility that’s perfect for the content we’re developing,” said Margie Cohn, head of DreamWorks television. . “We’re thrilled to have her join our already accomplished leadership team, including Peter Gal in development and Mark Taylor in production, as we continue to create and produce an incredibly ambitious slate for Netflix and partners around the world.”