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.
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.
Snapper Productions has tapped WDR Media Group to act as "Q Pootle 5's" licensing agent in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Cartoon Network has launched “Gumball Sky Streaker,” a new mobile app based on the animated family sitcom "The Amazing World of Gumball."
Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana has added six new licensing partners for its series "Little Charmers," produced in partnership with Spin Master.
De Agostini Editore has picked up the exclusive rights to 600 episodes of DreamWorks Animation television content for its DeAKids channel in Italy.
DHX Media signed a string of broadcast deals for its preschool series "Twirlywoos" that will see the show travel to France, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Israel and Canada.
Comedian, actor and TV presenter Alexander Armstrong will host the 2015 Licensing Awards, which will take place Sept. 15 in London.
GreenLight Collectibles is planning a new line of die-cast replicas featuring Gas Monkey Garage, the auto shop featured on Discovery's reality series "Fast N Loud."
Asian media company CJ E&M has sold its new animated preschool series "Super Wings" to new broadcasters in the Americas.
The Fred Rogers Company is planning a second season of its preschool series "Peg + Cat" for PBS Kids.
"Monopoly Millionaires' Club," the upcoming new game show based on the Hasbro board game, has launched a multi-state companion lottery scratch ticket program.
Nottingham Forest has tapped Fournier to develop official playing cards for the "Sendokai Champions" TV series.
Entertainment One Licensing has appointed two new agents to represent its “Peppa Pig” preschool property in Eastern Europe.
Disney Junior has picked up the Turkish production “Limon and Oli” for 111 different markets across Poland, South Africa, Greece, Romania, the Middle East and CEE.
Rainbow is highlighting its top brands including "Winx Club" and "Mia and me" at both the Bologna Licensing Trade Fair and the Bologna Children’s Book Fair this week.
m4e AG has appointed the Paris-based licensing agency Planeta Junior to represent its TV series “Tip the Mouse” in France, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.
As Dentsu, Hasbro and TV Tokyo prepare to bring "Yo-Kai Watch" to North America this September, Viz Media has acquired manga (graphic novel) rights to the brand.
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