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SHOCKER: Paul Lee OUT; Channing Dungey IN at ABC

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The Mouse House just had a major shakeup at the top. Paul Lee has resigned as president of ABC Entertainment. According to The New York TimesDisney-ABC Television Group Chairman Ben Sherwood orchestrated the move due to ABC's "soft standing in the overall ratings race".

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Channing Dungey, who currently serves as ABC’s executive vice-president for drama development, movies and mini-series, is set to succeed Lee. She will be the first black president of a major broadcast television network. 

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