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Jim Henson Co’s HIP secures distribution rights to The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin and #Friends

Henson Independents Properties, the recently relaunched distribution arm of The Jim Henson Company, has just acquired the rights to two new series: The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin and #Friends. The deal was detailed by Claudia Scott-Hansen, SVP of global distribution at The Jim Henson Company. HIP is The Jim Henson …

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Entertainment One’s pre-school hit PJ Masks is getting a fourth season

Entertainment One’s hit pre-school series, PJ Masks is gearing up for a fourth season, with 52 new 11-minute episodes scheduled to land on screens from April next year. Produced by eOne and Frog Box, in collaboration with broadcaster, Disney Junior, series four will see the show’s heroes, Catboy, Owlette and …

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Gigantosaurus looks to “make huge impact on pre-school space” with latest signings

The CGI animated pre-school series Gigantosaurus is building out its consumer products portfolio with a raft of new US partners across apparel and soft home fashions. The new lines will hit retail in spring 2020 and will follow an initial toy launch from the show’s master licensee Jakks Pacific. American …

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Animation veteran Amir Nasrabadi named EVP at DHX Media’s Vancouver ops

DHX Media has named the veteran animation industry executive Amir Nasrabadi its executive vice president and general manager of its own animation studio in Vancouver. Nasrabadi will be joining the team in this newly created role effective June 10, 2019. He will report to Josh Scherba, the company’s president, while …

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Inazuma Eleven Ares scores prime slot with Disney XD

Disney’s investment in international animation continues, this time as Disney XD picks up the broadcast rights to Level-5 abby’s rebooted Inazuma Eleven Ares, a football focused series that pits good against evil. The new series will make its US debut on Aril 13th, and is billed as a series that …

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Posh Paws joins growing partner portfolio for kids’ series Sunny Bunnies

CLPG has signed the soft toy specialist Posh Paws to develop a range of plush for its children’s CGI-animated comedy series Sunny Bunnies for fans across EMEA. Posh Paws will be producing a range of feature and standard plush toys, infant plush and cushions featuring the popular Sunny Bunnies characters …

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Heidi gets a Playmobil makeover as toy firm details first licensed lines

The titular hero of the popular animated children’s series, Heidi, has found herself immortalised in Playmobil fashion, thanks to a licensing partnership between the toy brand and the series’ production studio, Studio 100. Studio 100 Media/m4e has signed an extensive licensing agreement with Brandstätter Stiftung for the worldwide rights – …

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