Hulu Originals names Kelci Parker as new VP Animation

Hulu Originals appointed Kelci Parker as a VP Animation, the role was newly created by the organisation as the streamer expands its slate of adult animated originals.

According to Deadline reports, Parker will oversee both development and current programming efforts and will report to Hulu Originals head of scripted content Jordan Helman.

The series in development under Hulu Originals includes Koala Man, Solar Opposites, Hit-Monkey, and Futurama.

Parker joined Hulu in July 2020, she served as the lead development/current programming executive on Hulu’s most popular comedy Only Murders in the Building, as well as Life and Beth, How I Met Your Father and the Marvel animated projects MODOK and Hit-Monkey.

Parker was promoted to VP of comedy originals at Hulu in 2021 and she also honoured as one of the top 150 Black Women in Hollywood for Essence and a rising star by Shadow and Act.