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Coolabi taps Fantawild to bring Clangers to the Chinese market

Chinese animation leader Fantawild and international rights owner Coolabi Group, have struck up a new partnership to bring the pre-school brand, Clangers to the Chinese market. At the annual Fantawild Animation Expo last week, Jeremy Banks, CEO of Coolabi Group, said: “I knew that we had to work with Fantawild in …

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Crunchyroll partners with Webtoon to co-produce original animated content

Anime specialists, Crunchyroll has partnered with the digital comics publisher, Webtoon, to develop and co-produce new, original animated content.  The partnership will delve into Webtoon vast vault of properties, while both companies will handle the distribution, licensing and retail of each new series. Crunchyroll general manager, Joanne Waage, said: “We …

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Scotland’s Maramedia picks up rights to Michael Bond’s Olga da Polga

The Scottish children’s entertainment production company, Maramedia has acquired the rights to develop a new kids’ series based on Olga da Polga, a book series created by the celebrated children’s author and creator of Paddington Bear, Michael Bond. The series will follow Olga da Polga, a loveable and imaginative guinea …

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Masha and the Bear grows international reach with new global broadcast partners

The popular children’s animated series, Masha and the Bear is continuing to grow its international reach, having secured a new broadcast slot with Cartoon Network Turkey, as well as a successful launch of its fourth series on Netflix and other platforms around the world. In partnership with Warner Media, Masha …

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Silvergate heads to MIP Jnr with “most exciting portfolio to date”

The international TV production and brand licensing company Silvergate Media is heading into MIP Jnr with its “most exciting portfolio of children’s IP to-date,” marking its plans to expand its roster of partners, and explore international opportunities. Currently, Silvergate is in production on four new properties for top-tier partners including …

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Toy Plus tapped as master toy partner for new CGI comedy adventure MiniMecs

The international toy company, Toy Plus has been tapped to develop and produce the master toy line for Ferly and APC Kids’ new CGI comedy adventure series, MiniMecs. The deal will see Toy Plus develop toy vehicles, figurines, and play-sets based on the series, targeting the show’s demographic of children …

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BLE 2019 Must Sees: Hot picks from the kids’ IP

Brand Licensing Europe is now imminent, taking place in a new venue at London’s ExCeL this October 1 to 3, which if you’re not aware is this week. Among the big name brands joining the expansive line-up of IP from across all corners of the licensing industry will be the …

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Children’s book series Dinner Detectives lands animated series with BES Animation

The independent production studio BES Animation has acquired the worldwide broadcast and digital content rights to the children’s publishing property Dinner Detectives, with plans to develop the popular books into a multi-platform TV and digital offering. BES Animation will develop the books into a 2D animated television series aimed at four …

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Brand-Ward to lead UK licensing plans for Cyber Group Studios’ Gigantosaurus

Cyber Group Studios has appointed Brand-Ward Services Ltd to manage its UK licensing programme for the pre-school animation IP, Gigantosaurus. Brand-Ward is a new IP consultancy business with Jean-Philippe Randisi and Trudi Hayward, helping owners and creators to monetise their IP regionally and globally. The team will look to build …

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Acamar Films signs major Bing content deal with the BBC

Acamar Films has signed a significant new content deal with the BBC for a new series of its award-winning pre-school property Bing. A further 26 x 7’ episodes are set to air on CBeebies and the BBC iPlayer from October 31 following the launch of the new episodes on Acamar’s new …

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