Discovery Communications and toy giant Hasbro end their equal partnership in kids network The Hub, to be rebranded Discovery Family.
Corus Entertainment appoints Athena Georgaklis as its director of content for TELETOON, where she’ll oversee content development, acquisitions and production for the network’s English and French channels.
International distributor Mediatoon is headed to MIPCOM with a wealth of well-known titles, including several from the Moonscoop catalogue.
OuiDO! Productions partners with Sekiguchi to produce a new Monchhichi series which will be distributed globally by PGS.
Grant Gish, the executive who helped develop ‘Bob’s Burgers’ and ‘American Dad,’ is promoted to Fox TV’s Vice President of Animation.
Genius Brands International signs an exclusive representation agreement for Latin America with Spiral International.
9 Story Entertainment signs multiple global deals for the animated comedy Nerds and Monsters from Slap Happy Cartoons.
Splash Entertainment heads to MIPCOM with G.U.N.K. Aliens, an all-new animated series produced in partnership with Foothill Entertainment.
U.K.-based Jetpack Distribution picks up rights to preschool series ‘Justin Time’ in Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Michael Ouweleen is named chief marketing officer for Turner Broadcasting System’s Cartoon Network, Adult Swim and Boomerang.
The TeamTO and CAKE co-production continues with a further 52 episodes, following success with the first two seasons already airing in over 150 territories worldwide.
Running alongside the Ottawa International Animation Festival, The Animation Conference includes face-to-face business time, industry panels, one-on-one talks, and pitching opportunities.
Animation company Guru Studio announces the appointment of Terry Rotsaert as Director of Operations and Technology, and the promotion of Brandon James Scott to Art Director.
CG-animated series commissioned by Australia’s ABC Television and The Seven Network, and pre-sold to Germany’s Super RTL.
Dumoulin to be responsible for sourcing and developing animated and live-action properties for kids of all ages, collaborating with 9 Story’s producers, writers and animation teams and working closely with the company’s broadcast partners on key properties in development.
Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution strikes multi-year deal with Chinese online video site.