UK-based producer-distributor Parthenon Entertainment has acquired the international rights to both series of “Roman Mysteries,” the BBC epic live-action children’s series, based on best-selling books by Caroline Lawrence. The seri
Galleon Entertainment will debut “Skunk Fu!” at Brand Licensing Europe as well as its young adult multi-platform property, “Apollo's Pad.” “Skunk Fu!” launched on BBC 1 in July and premieres in the United States Se
Neal Gordon has been appointed senior vice president, international licensing. Reporting directly to Doug Stern, president and CEO of United Media, Gordon will oversee the company’s international efforts for its portfolio of brands. Rita Rubin
Almost 1,000 retailers, licensees, licensors and suppliers gathered for the UK’s Licensing Awards 2007 in London on Sept. 13 when comedian and television presenter Simon Amstell announced winners including “Doctor Who” for Best Licens
MIPCOM Junior is a specialist international screening marketplace and conference for children’s programming and merchandising. Taking place ahead of the main TV market, MIPCOM Junior provides a unique commercial platform for the key internationa
It's hard to believe that after 30 years some Star Wars aficionados still discuss the decision by filmmaker George Lucas in 1977 to make the first movie from the fourth episode in the so-called Know
As the headlines talked of a summer meltdown in European stock markets following the U.S. mortgage debt crisis, it just seemed like another thing to end the season on a down note.
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