With the series' 50th anniversary in full swing, the BBC's iconic sci-fi franchise celebrates five decades as a global phenomenon and brand licensing juggernaut.
Amazon Studios has greenlit three new kids pilots as part of its original programming for Prime Instant Video.
PGS Entertainment is seeing brisk sales for the animated series "Iron Man: Armored Adventures."
“Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood” has been picked up by broadcasters in Canada and Europe.
DHX Media has sold three of its key kids’ shows to Belgian broadcaster VRT-Ketnet.
Long-time Disney executive Jennifer Levine has joined Sprout as the network’s new vice president of communications.
FremantleMedia is launch a performing arts academy for young artists based on the “Indian Idol” reality show.
Iconix Brand Group has purchased the remaining 49 percent minority interest in the owner of Ecko Unltd.
Unilever is bringing Girl Scouts cookies to Breyers ice cream.
Nelvana Enterprises and d-rights have teamed up with Burger King to launch a second Beyblade kids’ meal promotion.
American Greetings Properties has launched a new Strawberry Shortcake QSR promotion in Brazil.
DHX Media’s Yo Gabba Gabba! and Vans are extending their existing partnership to launch a new line of toddler's and children's shoes.
Spin Master Entertainment is planning the new series, “Tenkai Knights,” which will air on Cartoon Network.
Extreme Sports Company has partnered with Vimto Soft Drinks for beverages under its Extreme lifestyle brand.
FAM Brands has added veteran John W. Spotts to its senior management team as part of a plan the Marika brand.
Patricia Hidalgo has joined Turner International as SVP and chief content and creative officer, kids in EMEA.
NBCUniversal has tapped Lion Forge Comics to develop digital comics based on some of its TV shows from the 1980s and ’90s.
LMFAO singer Sky Blu has released a hip-hop version of a song originally performed on the animated children’s series “Small Potatoes.”
Nickelodeon has teamed up with partners in Italy, Spain and France for live events and character appearances this summer.
The NPD Group reports that consumers plan to start their back-to-school shopping later this year but intend to spend more, especially online.
The Extreme Sports Company has teamed up with the fashion brands Lucky Seven and Eat Ski Drink Sleep for youth lifestyle products.
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