Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
AMC Networks and BBC Worldwide have announced a new long-term partnership that will see AMC take an equity stake in the cable channel BBC America.
CBS Consumer Products has launched a new line of Original Star Trek jewelry from licensee Rocklove.
Fit For Sport has joined forces with Saban’s Power Rangers emPOWER program in the U.K. to launch a fitness guide to help children "power up."
DHX Brands has launched a major U.K. brand awareness initiative to help promote its new In the Night Garden website and app.
FremantleMedia has appointed Samantha Glynne as vice president of branded entertainment in its Digital & Branded Entertainment Division.
Hoho Entertainment is teaming up with Martin Gates Productions and Cloth Cat Animation to develop a new animated TV series based on The Wind in the Willows.
Entertainment One Licensing’s Peppa Pig is stepping onto the printed page with a new magazine from Redan Publishing, as well as a trio of other new licensees.
Nickelodeon has signed on to broadcast “WWE Slam City,” WWE’s kids' animated short-form series, on the NickSports programming block on Nicktoons.
Next Monday, "Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest" returns to PBS Kids, kicking off the ninth season of the series with a week of new episodes.
Sesame Workshop and ToyTalk have signed a two-year research partnership agreement to explore ways to advance literacy learning among preschool-aged children.
Time Warner Cable has added distribution of the 24-hour preschool network Sprout to additional major markets.
BBC America is planning two theatrical screening events of the Doctor Who 50th anniversary special, “Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor.”
On Nov. 8, the U.K.’s Channel 5 named the greatest kids’ TV shows from the past 60 years, with many licensed brands finding their way onto the list.
Redan Alchemy has appointed Golden Bear as the master toy partner for the iconic British kids’ brand The Sooty Show.
Her Universe is planning a series of five top secret t-shirts to celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Doctor Who.”
BBC America’s 50th anniversary special, “Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor,” not only broke ratings records but a Guinness record as well.
Celebrity and entertainment licensing agency RMI has signed on to represent the Irish YouTube-turned-movie comedy brand, The Hardy Bucks
Random House Children’s Books has released a series of new titles from Nickelodeon, Mattel and Sesame Workshop.
Halfbrick Studios is planning to bring its hit app “Fruit Ninja” to TV screens with help from The People’s Republic of Animation and Cake.
The mixed martial arts organization Bellator MMA is planning to expand its brand beyond the ring with the help of All-American Licensing & Management Group.
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