As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Studio 100 Media has sold the re-mastered CGI version of “Maya The Bee” to NRK Super in Norway, where it will debut in 2014.
Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana Enterprises has sold its preschool series “Franklin and Friends” to China’s national broadcaster Chinese Central Television’s children’s channel, CCTV Kids.
Gaumont Animation’s new animated CGI series “Calimero” (104 x 11) has been acquired by German Broadcaster Super RTL in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
DHX Media has begun production on the new 26 x 30, 2D animated comedy series, “Looped,” aimed at kids ages 6 to 12.
FremantleMedia has arrived at MIPCOM in Cannes, France, with more titles in production than ever.
HIT Entertainment has announced sales for more than 120 hours of preschool entertainment content for titles in its portfolio of properties.
Animal Planet’s non-profit initiative, R.O.A.R. (Reach Out. Act. Respond.), has launched its third annual matching campaign, 30 Days to R.O.A.R., to raise funds for seven participating partners.
Planeta Junior Italia has signed with Sicem International for an apparel collection based on the 3D version of the Maya the Bee property.
Sesame Workshop will kick off its new early learning literacy initiative, Every Day is a Reading and Writing Day, with an event at the New York Public Library tomorrow.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has begun production on the first-ever Slugterra TV movie, Slugterra: Ghoul from Beyond, as licensing activity for the brand picks up speed worldwide.
Guru Studio and its publishing partner Immedium have released a second book based on the preschool series “Justin Time.”
The U.S. Army is hopeing to reach 18- to 24-year-old recruits with a new branded content series on Fox.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment has created the first-ever kids’ second-screen app for its series “Wizards vs. Aliens.”
Disney Channel has unveiled plans for its new original movie Teen Beach Movie, including a full product program.
Nelvana is planning three new themed seasons of “Beyblade” and the new show “Trucktown.”
Saban Brands has announced a series of new additions to its Vortexx programming block on the CW.
HBO Global Licensing and Brewery Ommegang have revealed the next brew in their line of “Game of Thrones”-themed beers.
NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products and Five Star Gourmet Foods are fusing their flavors for a new line of “The Biggest Loser”-branded food.
Disney Consumer Products has unveiled a full lineup of Sofia the First products that will be available at retailers nationwide.
Rainbow is expanding the reach of “Winx Club” with plans for a sixth season, a movie and expanded licensing efforts.
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