A second day of mass layoffs has started on the Fox lot in the wake of Disney completing its acquisition of 21st Century Fox on Wednesday.
Longtime 20th Century Fox Television Distribution President Mark Kaner is among the senior executives who were formally notified with severance details on Friday morning.
21st Century Fox's international TV sales arm is among the divisions that has direct overlap with existing operations at Disney, so there is little surprise that Kaner's group would be affected. Nonetheless, the atmosphere on the Fox lot is extremely bleak given the longevity that many executives and their teams have enjoyed. Kaner had headed the division since 1
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