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The late famed pianist Liberace is set to play for audiences once again, thanks to a new partnership between the Liberace Foundation and Hologram USA.
Viacom International Media Networks Asia has opened the doors of its first retail store in Malaysia, in advance of the debut of a theme park in the region.
FremantleMedia U.K. has secured a series of licenses across several categories for the TV series Qi, All Star Family Fortunes and Never Mind the Buzzcocks.
Global entertainment company ZeptoLab, creators of the “Cut the Rope” game app, has launched a new mobile game-“My Om Nom.”
CITV has ordered a second season of the children’s series “Thunderbirds Are Go” from ITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures, ahead of the first season’s premiere.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has partnered for the launch of “The Smurfs: iTalk,” an app that allows kids to interact with their very own Smurf.
The first-ever Thomas racing app, “Thomas & Friends: Go Go Thomas!,” has launched in the Apple App Store.
Endemol North America has teamed with Vavi Sport & Social to launch the “WipeoutRun” event, a game show-inspired obstacle course, in the U.S. and Canada.
Sports and entertainment company Day 6 Sports Group has teamed with the National Basketball Association to re-launch the game brand Backyard Sports.
Penguin has signed on to develop publishing programs for two preschool series–the upcoming CBeebies show "Hey Duggee" and DHX Brands' "Ella the Elephant."
A Charlie Brown Christmas is Americans’ favorite animated holiday special, according to a recent Harris Poll.
DHX Media’s “In the Night Garden” is the first brand to be confirmed for the new CBeebies Land area at the Alton Towers Resort in England.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment is ready for a banner year with a number of new and returning shows leading its licensing pushes.
Steve Macallister, formerly of BBC Worldwide, is taking up the position of CEO of Zodiak Rights, following the news that current CEO Matthew Frank is stepping down.
Hulu Kids has picked up “Nutri Ventures: The Quest for the 7 Kingdoms,” which encourages healthy eating in young kids.
Discovery Communications has signed two new partners to create augmented reality and role play toys for its Discovery Kids brand.
DenTek has created a new line of Looney Tunes dental care products for kids under license by Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
Platinum Films and its Iberian licensing agent Biplano have added several licensees in Spain and Portugal for Platinum’s boys’ brand Matt Hatter Chronicles.
Entertainment One’s lifestyle brand So So Happy has been included in Trigger Happy’s “Toon Hero” iPad app.
NATPE and the CEA presented the findings of the second part of their research study on second-screen usage among TV audiences at NATPE Monday.
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