In its 60th anniversary year, The Jim Henson Company has signed a multitude of global deals for its library of celebrated and classic titles.
Validating the sustained demand for the firm’s classic content, The Jim Henson Co has secured deals for hit properties including Fraggle Rock, Farscape and The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss.
Cinedigm Home Entertainment has licensed Fraggle Rock and The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss for subscription video on demand in the US and Canada for it OTT Dove Channel.
Meanwhile, Entertainment One has licensed Fragle Rock for home distribution in Canada, while Go Entertainment Group Ltd has picked up home video, TVOD and EST rights for Farscape, Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars and The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss in the UK and Ireland.
Finally, International Production Associates has licensed Construction Site for home video, SVOD and TVOD in Thailand.
“The Jim Henson Company is renowned to creating truly classic entertainment productions that cross cultural boundaries and continue to entertain fans of all ages around the world,” said Richard Goldsmith, EVP of global distribution for the Jim Henson Company.
“We strive to align ourselves with best-in-class partners who are capable of delivering our evergreen content to a broad audience, appealing to the devotees of our programming and reaching new generation of fans.”