Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Disney’s Frozen and Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle characters will come to life this Halloween as some of the year's top costumes.
Fuhu, the creator of the Nabi Android tablet for kids, has released the game app "Karaoke Box" complete with the Disney Karaoke: Frozen song bundle.
Walt Disney Animation Studios has announced plans for a new animated film, Moana, which is scheduled to hit theaters in late 2016.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has tapped Mega Brands to develop a new kids' construction line based on the Despicable Me franchise.
Dubai Parks and Resorts has teamed with Sony Pictures Consumer Products to create a Sony Pictures Studio and Smurfs Zone at the upcoming Motiongate Dubai theme park.
Parham Santana recently secured a new deal with Euro Ceramica to bring Turner Classic Movies to the table.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has partnered with a wide array of licensees to develop fan-favorite gifts prime for holiday wish lists.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has lined up a multi-category licensing program for The Book Of Life, which hit theaters Friday.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Kabam have released the new role-playing game "The Lord of the Rings: Legends of Middle-earth."
Warner Bros. laid out an aggressive content strategy aimed at increasing profits while “doubling down on outstanding content” at a Time Warner investors meeting Wednesday.
Studio 100 Film is making its first-ever appearance at the American Film Market this week.
DreamWorks Animation and Cupcake Digital have released a new app inspired by the VeggieTales DVD, Merry Larry & the True Light of Christmas.
A Charlie Brown Christmas is Americans’ favorite animated holiday special, according to a recent Harris Poll.
The finalists were announced today for the British Animation Awards 2014, with licensed properties appearing in almost every category.
DreamWorks Animation’s CEO and director Jeffrey Katzenberg is slated to give the opening keynote address on the first day of Licensing Expo, June 17.
LEGO Systems debuted new additions to its Star Wars line of building sets at the New York Toy Fair this week.
Character World has signed a new deal with Marvel for an Amazing Spider-Man range of bedding to coincide with the release of the feature film.
DreamWorks Animation has tapped video game publisher Little Orbit for the “How to Train Your Dragon 2” video game.
SEGA of America, SEGA Europe and Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products will release the new video game “Alien: Isolation” Oct. 7.
HSN announced a multi-film marketing collaboration with Disney Studios for three of its upcoming films–Maleficent, Cinderella and The Hundred-Foot Journey.
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