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.
In its search for the next generation of talent, Disney XD will look no further than fellow Walt Disney Company subsidiary Maker Studios.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has hired Cynthia Rapp as senior vice president of global creative.
Ink Global has unveiled a new animated television property, "The Mojicons," inspired by the modern digital world.
Nickelodeon is planning "The SpongeBob Musical," which will feature original songs from musical greats including Steven Tyler, John Legend and Cyndi Lauper.
C3 Entertainment has brokered a new direct-to-retail agreement with Calendar Holdings to produce trivia games and puzzles for "The Three Stooges" brand.
Multi-platform media company Shout! Factory has promoted four of its veteran executives.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has given a sneak peek of new levels in the upcoming "LEGO Dimensions" video game that will feature "The Simpsons."
South Africa’s Sunrise Productions has launched a new children’s mobile game inspired by its non-verbal animated series "Jungle Beat."
DHX Brands is collaborating with Jo Jingles, which develops preschool music and movement classes in the U.K., to create an "In the Night Garden" activity program.
BBC Worldwide is launching "The Sooty Show" in ANZ with the appointment of a regional licensing agent, as well as product and broadcast partners.
"Sherlock" merchandise is now available at the Doctor Who pop-up shop in Sydney, the first time that products for the hit BBC show have been available in Australia.
Scripps Networks International has created a new in-house International Program Sales and Distribution department that will bring new fresh content to MIPCOM.
Nickelodeon will once again encourage kids to get up and get active when its TV channels, websites and app go dark for the 11th Annual Worldwide Day of Play.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA will host its second annual Golden Bunny Awards at Brand Licensing Europe Oct. 7 to celebrate and recognize its licensing partners.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing and Garmin International have teamed up to release The Biggest Loser-branded fitness devices.
ZDF Enterprises has made a number of new sales for its preschool series “Q Pootle 5.”
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has granted GTech the licensing rights to the iconic TV game shows “Wheel of Fortune” and “Jeopardy!” for lottery games.
Knockout Licensing has renewed and extended several deals with key licensees for the TV series “Downton Abbey."
DHX Brands has unveiled the new preschool series "Twirlywoos," commissioned by CBeebies and being produced by DHX Media and Ragdoll Productions.
Turner Broadcasting has promoted Pierre Branco as vice president of Southern Europe and Africa and general manager for France, Portugal and Africa.
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