Jeph Loeb, the Marvel comics
writer who brought a graphic-novel sensibility to the NBC series Heroes, has been named
executive VP of television, a new post atop a new division.
Marvel waspurchasedlast year by Disney.
Loeb will be responsible
for helping turn the brand into live action and animated series and
Loeb's past TV credits have
also included The CW's Smallville and ABC's Lost. He was writer and co-executive producer on
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