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.
Toei Animation will launch "Dragon Ball Super," the first all-new "Dragon Ball" series to be released in 18 years, for international markets at MIPCOM in October.
Entertainment One Family's new CGI animated series "PJ Masks" will debut on Disney Channel and Disney Junior in the U.S. on Sept. 18, and on France 5 in France later this fall.
Nickelodeon will debut the new live-action comedy series "Game Shakers" Sept. 12, following a pair of 12-year-old girls who become unlikely gaming moguls.
Cartoon Network has launched the Cartoon Network Imagination Studios Awards, a competition that gives kids the chance to have their creations shown on the channel.
A new production of "Iftah Ya Simsim," the Arabic version of "Sesame Street," will return to the airwaves following a 25-year break.
Channel 5 has commissioned a new CG-animated series called "Shane the Chef" for its Milkshake strand.
CITV and ITV have picked up 14 new episodes of Novel Entertainment’s "Horrid Henry" for broadcast this fall in the U.K.
Lawless Entertainment has appointed Public Media Distribution to handle the U.S. and Canadian home entertainment for "Adventures in Duckport," which is inspired by Suzy’s Zoo.
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.
Disney Consumer Products has unveiled a lineup of product partners for the new Marvel Netflix series, "Daredevil."
Pre-sale tickets are now available for the Los Angeles, Calif., comic and pop culture convention Stan Lee's Comikaze Expo.
Zodiak Kids has confirmed that CBeebies’ “Mister Maker” will return to Australia for a new tour with Live Nation in the middle of 2016.
The TV networks' annual UpFronts tell a new story in 2015 that looks at content from all angles. For brand licensing, the UpFronts are also a reminder that content is not coming from only linear sources.
Endemol Shine North America has announced a series of strategic licensing partnerships for its top series including "MasterChef," "MasterChef Junior," "Steve Harvey" and "Kingdom."
Children’s app maker Night & Day Studios will design, develop and launch the first-ever “Octonauts” apps under a license from Silvergate Media.
Massive Audio has unveiled a new Doctor Who headphone collection created under license from BBC Worldwide.
Disney Consumer Products will unveil unique experiences and merchandise at this year’s D23 Expo, the Disney fan event, held at Anaheim Convention Center Aug. 14-16.
Planeta Junior and the Spain-based company Nottingham Forest have signed a licensing agreement with Rubie’s Costume Co. for the Planeta Junior animated TV series “Sendokai Champions.”
Nickelodeon has extended its partnership with Showtime Attractions in Australia and New Zealand to include the Nick Jr. brand "Paw Patrol" in its live events portfolio.
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