Fox Animation Appoints Toliver New Production VP
Twentieth Century Fox Animation has named Karen Rupert Toliver vice-president of production, replacing John Cohen. She’ll focus on the development and production of animated projects, while reporting to Fox Animation president Vanessa Morrison.
Previously, Ms. Toliver was a production executive at Disney Feature Animation on Brother Bear, Chicken Little and Meet the Robinsons; she also brought the book The Frog Princess to Disney’s attention.
Ms. Toliver began her career as an assistant to producer Julia Dray at Disney, working on the “Mighty Ducks” franchise.
Her most recent project was helping develop the “Curious George” franchise for Universal.