Nerd Corps Entertainment announced that it is set to begin production on its first preschool property “Kate and Mim-Mim” this year; FME will have exclusive worldwide distribution and licensing rights outside of Canada and are launching the new title to buyers.
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International pre-school entertainment channel JimJam will soon be the exclusive broadcaster of a number of “Hello Kitty” titles in Italy following a series of new acquisition deals.
Aardman Rights partners with Kite Entertainment as the international distributor for animated kids series, “Science Fiction.”
FME announces a series of international TV deals for the kids’ comedy series about a wannabe rock band, “Grojband.”
UK broadcaster ITV secures season one and season two broadcast rights for Nickelodeon’s hotly anticipated new animation s eries, “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.”
Cookie Jar is heading to MIPCOM Jr. and MIPCOM (booth 17.01) this October with its vast library of nearly 6,000 half-hours episodes of television along with 3 new distribution acquisitions.
Foothill Entertainment and its U.K.-based affiliate, Foothill Europe, reveal plans for MIPCOM and MIPCOM Junior.
Jillianne Reinseth joins the ranks at Nerd Corps Entertainment as Vice President of Creative Affairs.
Distribution360 announced a portfolio of properties in both its Kids and Scripted and Factual and Lifestyle divisions that will be showcased at MIPCOM and MIPJunior this week.
Toei Animation will introduce “Driland,” its newest animated series based on the hit social game, at MIPCOM 2012.
Technicolor enteres into an agreement with Canada’s Mercury Filmworks to co-develop and co-produce the animated children’s television series, “Atomic Puppet.”
Saban Brands to debut new Digimon Fusion season at MIPCOM; MarVista Entertainment to manage international distribution beyond Asia.
Cookie Jar is pleased to announce the representation of two brand new live action kid/tween television series: “Deadtime Stories” and “The Jadagrace Show.”
Millimages is heading to MIPCOM 2012 with brand new property “Me and My Robot” and a new series of award-winning show “64 Zoo Lane.”
Fifteen finalists have been selected to submit their never-before-aired programs to an all-kids jury in three different age groups at MIP Junior.
Based on the hugely popular “Invizimals” videogame franchise created by Novarama, the cartoon series will incorporate enhanced reality techniques and will be presented for the first time at MIP JR.
JAM Media has appointed Monster Entertainment to distribute the CBBC-commissioned animated series, “Funky Fables.”
“Mia and me”, produced by Lucky Punch GmbH – a joint venture between m4e AG and Professor Gerhard Hahn from Hahn Film, has won the 8th annual MipJunior Licensing Challenge.
Entertainment One (eOne) has announced its appointment as distributor for the second series of Amberwood Entertainment and One Animation’s hit preschool brand, Rob the Robot.
Atomic Cartoons is pleased to announce that they will be debuting Pirate Express, currently at the development stage with Teletoon Canada, at Mipcom in Cannes, France, on October 3rd.
Classic Media, a global media company with a portfolio of some of the world’s leading family entertainment brands, today announced its new relationship with Hallmark and the first of the hilarious hoops&yoyo entertainment offerings with the Christmas special: hoops&yoyo Ruin Christmas (1x30).