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.
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.
The U.K.'s Channel 4 has commissioned an animated special based on the popular illustrated children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, published by Walker Books.
Nickelodeon has announced the finalists of its second annual writing program, which offers aspiring TV writers the chance to hone their skills at the kids' network.
Meredith Corporation is teaming with Net2TV for a streaming, on-demand television show for connected TVs based on the Better Homes and Gardens brand.
Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution has made Netflix the exclusive subscription video-on-demand home of the upcoming TV series, "Gotham."
A new study by the Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association has revealed the top licensed toy brands among British children.
Richard Goldsmith has been given an expanded role at the Jim Henson Company as executive vice president of global distribution and international consumer products.
Lionsgate has teamed up Sony DADC's relentlessGENERATOR to launch an official e-commerce destination for the Netflix series, "Orange is the New Black."
Nickelodeon and Breakthrough Entertainment will debut the new live-action, buddy-comedy series "Max & Shred" on Oct 6.
Brands with Influence has signed on to manage the brand licensing of BBC Worldwide's tween/teen show "The Next Step."
Netflix and 41 Entertainment have teamed up to create "Kong–King of the Apes," an original animated TV series for kids.
DHX Brands, which was created in June 2013, offers the world’s third largest portfolio of children’s brands.
CBS Consumer Products and Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams are extending the furniture collection inspired by TV drama "The Good Wife."
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