Multi-channel network Maker Studios is quickly making a name for itself. Now as it further aligns with Disney and has named a dedicated head of licensing, even bigger things are on the horizon.
More than 3,000 retail locations in the U.S. alone opened at midnight Friday to celebrate the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens products.
British comedy icon Mr. Bean (Rowan Atkinson) headed to Buckingham Palace Friday to celebrate his 25th anniversary.
Lionsgate is teaming with producers Avi and Ari Arad to adapt Gearbox Software's blockbuster video game "Borderlands" into a tentpole feature film.
In honor of NASCAR's Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway returning to Labor Day weekend, the racing brand hosted a throwback-themed event last weekend.
Editions Albert Réné is continuing to grow its heritage character brand Asterix with new content, retail promotions and other activations.
Viva Brand has teamed up with actress Alyssa Milano to transform traditional paper towels into kitchen couture.
Bleacher Creatures has expanded its line of 10-plush Marvel characters with Marvel Universe Series 1.
Actress and entrepreneur Sofia Vergara has launched her second fragrance for women in partnership with Parlux Fragrances.
Highlights of the new toy line for Star Wars: The Force Awakens were unveiled in an 18-hour "unboxing" event that was broadcast live online from 15 cities around the world.
Ree Drummond, creator of "The Pioneer Woman" blog and Food Network host, has launched a collection of modern country housewares exclusively at Walmart.
SCE Group has tapped the licensing and marketing firm Idea Patch to launch a full-scale lifestyle brand inspired by the New York adult nightclub Sin City Cabaret.
Konami Digital Entertainment is reprising its partnership with Kaleidoscope Youth, Family, Millennials for the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game After-School Program.
Game developers Halfbrick and Krome Studios have made their first foray into educational apps with "Fruit Ninja Academy: Math Master."
Fathead will create wall graphics for three of the world's most iconic athletes–the NBA’s Michael Jordan, the NHL’s Wayne Gretzky and golfer Tiger Woods.
Shark Branding has been appointed to represent Jillian Michaels, best known for her role as trainer and life coach on NBC's "The Biggest Loser."
The Irish animated series “Puffin Rock” premiered in the U.K. this week on Nick Jr.
Ripple Junction and its Gordos Plush division have developed a new line of premium collectible plush toys featuring characters from The Goonies.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as worldwide representative for television co-production and distribution of Blabla Kids.
Production studio STX Entertainment has launched a new family and animation division and the first property it will develop will be Pretty Ugly's Uglydoll character.
Lifestyle brand Extreme has partnered with Mobilise Consulting to launch "Extreme Mobile," a U.K. mobile virtual network operator that will offer wireless communications services.
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