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Nickelodeon has tapped Jakks Pacific for a line of specialty figures and toys in the U.S. based on "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.”
Jakks Pacific is planning to add a line of toys to its current range of role-play items featuring existing and upcoming Marvel characters and properties.
Nigel Pickard is stepping down from his role as chief executive officer of Zodiak U.K. Kids and chair of The Foundation.
DC Entertainment will mark the 75th anniversary of its Batman character at WonderCon, which is taking place April 18-20 in Anaheim, Calif.
TF1 has renewed Tele Images’ animated series “The Ranch” for a second season, and, in conjunction, is planning a comprehensive licensing program.
Silvergate Media has awarded Grosset & Dunlap (an imprint of Penguin) the North American publishing rights for its preschool brand, Octonauts.
Chi will launch a new range of Miss Universe-branded hairstyling products exclusively at Ulta stores in the U.S. April 22.
LMI has brokered a new deal that will see Gascoigne Designs create reproduction furniture from Highclere Castle, where “Downton Abbey” is filmed.
Saban’s Power Rangers Megaforce is making its Irish debut at Smyths Toys Superstores this month in the third stop on the brand’s European retail tour.
Maker Studios’ co-founder and former CEO Danny Zappin has asked a judge to delay a Tuesday vote on the sale of the YouTube network to Disney.
Viacom International Media Networks and Twitter have inked to feature the beauty brand Essence in a Twitter Amplify campaign.
Imira Entertainment has launched a library of five new apps based on its animated series, “Sandra, The Fairytale Detective.”
Endemol North America has appointed Will Keenan as president of its new digital video venture Endemol Beyond USA.
Planeta Junior Italia has signed a new deal with Grabo to create balloons featuring the new 3D version of the TV series “Maya the Bee.”
Space Enterprises preschool series “The Hive” has been picked up by a number of new broadcasters.
CafePress has launched the official online store for Cartoon Network’s animated series “Annoying Orange.”
Sesame Workshop has signed on as an official affiliate of Team USA and the U.S. Olympic Committee for the Sochi Olympics.
Guru Studio has signed a series of home entertainment and music deals for its Emmy-nominated preschool show “Justin Time.”
HSN launched its third exclusive series of guitars from Grammy Award-winning producer and “American Idol” mentor Randy Jackson Sunday.
Zodiak Kids and its master toy partner Vivid Imaginations have tapped Spanish toy company Famosa to bring Tickety Toc toys to Iberia.
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