Brand-new Series, ‘Noddy, Toyland Detective,’ produced by Gaumont Animation in association with DreamWorks Animation Television, is set to debut on France Télévisions’ France 5 in 2016.
BAFTA-nominated documentary series, ‘Children of the Holocaust,’ is shortlisted for the 2015 Annecy International Animation Festival in France in June.
Second series will see 52 new 11-minute episodes set for delivery in 2016, with 60-minute special set to follow in 2017; new ‘Bob the Builder’ shorts set to launch on YouTube in August 2015.
First proprietary preschool series for BBC Kids, “Nico Can Dance!” features traditional 2D animation and a live action host.
Former HIT Entertainment VP and CBeebies controller joins super-Indie Kids division to run The Foundation.
Mickey Mouse and his pals to star in ‘Mickey and the Roadster Racers,’ an action-packed animated series for preschoolers slated to debut in 2017 on Disney Junior.
Satirist, comedian and voice actor Stan Freberg voiced characters for the now-classic Warner Bros. Looney Tunes cartoons, working with the genre’s king, Mel Blanc.
The Jim Henson Company promotes executive team and hires Amy Takahara as the company’s new Director, Global Distribution, Sales.
Entertainment One Licensing reports strong retail sales and growing TV audiences for ‘Peppa Pig’ in Brazil with plans for experiential retail events that will drive growth in 2015.
Fearne Cotton, Jim Broadbent and Jane Horrocks to feature in the hotly anticipated return of worldwide hit kids’ TV show.
Corus Entertainment-owned producer and distributor signs new licensees to iconic superhero franchise.
Animated comedy series set to screen at Annecy is produced by French studio Je Suis Bien Content in association with The Walt Disney Company EMEA and France Télévisions.
m4e appoints Planeta Junior as its new consumer products agent for ‘Tip the Mouse’ in France and the CEE-territories Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.
Lead animator for ‘The Iron Giant’ currently completing post-production for live-action dystopian sci-fi feature, ‘The Chimeran.’
Six months into his tenure, Sesame Workshop CEO Jeffrey Dunn announces four new executive appointments and outlines new leadership structure.
Thirteen-episode run of ‘Dragons: Race to the Edge’ will serve as a prequel to the second installment of the beloved ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ franchise.
New Disney Television Animation series created by CalArts graduate Daron Nefcy launches as the number-one animated series debut in Disney XD’s 15-year history.
On-demand channel to feature genius brands’ original programming and acquired content from around the world.
Iconic animated series from headed to Discovery Kids Latin America, Russia’s TiJI, Ireland’s TG4, Belgium’s RTBF and Ketnet , Zappelin in The Netherlands, Just4Kids in Benelux, Isreal’s Hop, Serbia’s Prava i Prevodi, and Slovenia’s RTV.
Distribution of the DHX digital video catalog to span U.S., Latin America, South Africa, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.
Animated comedy follows the antics of two cousins who go to great lengths to out-prank each other with hilarious and outrageous results, with audiences voting for favorite characters, pranks and videos.
Nelvana partners with mother-daughter team Julie Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton to develop ‘Very Fairy Princess’ TV series based on their #1 New York Times-bestselling picture books.
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