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.
Pan-regional preschool channel Discovery Kids Latin America has picked up two new The Jim Henson Company offerings.
Starz has picked up FremantleMedia’s “Bindi’s Bootcamp” and will begin airing the live-action kids’ series on Starz Kids & Family channel May 1.
Interactive company Ludia has teamed up with King Features and game developer Sarbakan for the new “Popeye Slots” iOS app.
Golf legend Jack Nicklaus has partnered with the Allen Edmonds Shoe Corporation for a new line of golf shoes and accessories.
Platinum Film’s has appointed Revolution to represent its animated adventure series “Matt Hatter Chronicles” in South Africa.
Viacom and LeapFrog are expanding their partnership to bring Nickelodeon videos to LeapFrog platforms in France, Belgium and Switzerland.
Jane Henson, wife and business partner of famed puppeteer Jim Henson, died in her Connecticut home on April 2 after a long battle with cancer.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia has appointed Janet Stein as senior vice president of merchandising.
HSN has announced plans to feature a new home line from interior designer India Hicks Monday across all of its platforms.
Summertime Entertainment has launched a new virtual world that is a prequel to its upcoming feature film Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return.
The housewares and gift brand Nambé has selected Perpetual Licensing as its exclusive licensing agent.
Mezco has released a Pink Teddy Bear Eye limited edition keychain for fans of AMC’s “Breaking Bad.”
Dark Hall Mansion has released its latest officially licensed, limited edition Beatles print from contemporary artist Shag.
Lawless Entertainment has appointed Metrostar to represent Suzy’s Zoo in the U.K. and Eire.
Pyramid America has expanded its agreement with Bravado to add to its range of Beatles and Yellow Submarine products.
DHX Media, Walker Productions and Kindle Entertainment are creating a new TV series based on the Hank Zipzer books series.
Plush manufacturer Gund has tapped Parham Santana’s BrandSlam licensing division to build its licensing program.
MovieStarPlanet has signed its first global licensing deal with Omega Sky for a range of wall murals in a deal brokered by Beanstalk.
Univision Network is planning to air DQE’s new 3D CGI animated series “The Jungle Book” in the U.S. beginning this month.
Grumpy Cat Ltd. has tapped TCG and Ganz to create a line of toys and plush featuring the feisty feline and her brother Pokey.
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