Animation studio Rainbow to present three of its biggest brands – ‘Winx Club,’ ‘Regal Academy’ and ‘My American Friend’ -- at the upcoming NATPE conference in Miami Beach.
‘Dragon Ball Z’ licensed to Corporacion Ecuatoriana de TV.S.A. in Ecuador and Televisora Nicaraguense S.A. Canal 8 in Nicaragua; Saint Seiya sold to Televisora Nicaraguense S.A. Canal 8 in Nicaragua.
Lupus Films and Walker Productions appoint Union Media as the worldwide distributor for animated television special based on the children’s book written by Michael Rosen, illustrated by Helen Oxenbury and published by Walker Books.
Genius Brands International to develop 100+ animated shorts featuring original music created by A&R veteran Ron Fair; Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group signed as worldwide publisher for new tween brand.
The Jim Henson Company signs license agreements with media partners for preschool series ‘Dinosaur Train,’ ‘Sid the Science Kid’ and ‘Pajanimals.’
Leading kids entertainment specialist and Australian production outfit appoint licensing and merchandising agents to represent their brand-new animated series in Eire & Australia and the U.K.
Disney veteran to succeed Brad Globe, who will step down in February after more than a decade overseeing WBCP.
Moscow-based company will represent media rights in addition to licensing and merchandising for CG-animated preschool series.
Award-winning studio appoints licensing agents for Europe, Middle East, North Africa and Latin America.
Acquisition deal with Nurture Rights includes exclusive rights to develop and expand classic preschool literary property into new formats and series.
First toy line based on Entertainment One’s new animated preschool series will include action figures, play sets, vehicles, plush, dress-up and role play.
Peanuts Worldwide and the family and widow of “Peanuts” creator Charles Schultz donate Snoopy’s likeness to help fund grants for California's 1,400 museums, science centers, zoos and aquariums.
Overall deal includes Hasbro properties ‘G.I. Joe,’ ‘Micronauts,’ ‘Visionaries,’ ‘M.A.S.K.’ and ‘ROM.’
Corus Entertainment-owned Nelvana announces the addition of numerous licensing agents to build the ‘Little Charmers’ brand worldwide.
Ninja action adventure anime series and feature films distributed by VIZ Media attract legions of ardent fans across Pan-Latin American market.
‘Gummy Bear’ series already commissioned by YouTube; further plans in the works for webisodes, TV specials, feature film and merchandising.
CG-animated children’s series produced in Singapore picked up by Discovery Kids Latin America and Canal Plus in France.
Former Disney Consumer Products veteran to licensing strategy for Singapore-based CG animation studio’s lead properties, including ‘Insectibles,’ ‘Oddbods’ and ‘Rob the Robot.’
Co-production deal to generate 130 half-hours of original animated content; licensing deals to bring more than 1,300 additional half-hours to DHX Television.
9 Story Media Group secures a number of deals in Asia Pacific for its kids and family content with more than 500 episodes licensed to broadcasters across South East Asia, Hong Kong, Taiwan and New Zealand.
Entertainment One Signs Carousel as broadcast partner; appoints Megalicense as licensing agent in Russia and Ukraine.