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.
Fox Consumer Products, streetwear brand Rook and PacSun are planning a new apparel and accessories collection featuring "Family Guy."
Entertainment One has partnered with Tumuv to create a Peppa Pig-branded physical activity program for preschoolers in the U.K.
Mask-arade has unveiled its latest line of facemasks featuring the characters of "Mrs. Brown's Boys."
The second 1/6th scale collectible Game of Thrones figure from Threezero– Eddard "Ned" Stark–is now available for pre-order.
Coolabi's "Poppy Cat" is gearing up for its second season on Sprout in the U.S. with all new episodes.
Little Airplane Productions has made a trio of broadcast sales for its Small Potatoes franchise.
Toot Enterprises has appointed Metrostar as the U.K. licensing agency for its new preschool television property “Toot the Tiny Tugboat.”
In collaboration with Sony Pictures Consumer Products, PPW Toys is planning a new line of PopTaters collectible figures based on characters from "Breaking Bad."
BBC Worldwide has signed on to become the official licensing and merchandise agent for the Sooty brand in Australia and New Zealand.
Hasbro has signed a global agreement with PEZ International to develop a My Little Pony-branded line of PEZ dispensers.
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