Beehive Puts Splat in Primetime Nick

New York-based concept and design studio Beehive has created a series of primetime bumpers for Nickelodeon. This project follows the studio’s two recent promo campaigns for the ... Continue Reading →

MagicDreams in Prime Spot with MUV Studios

Westwood, Calif.-based studio MagicDreams has signed with MUV Studios of India for their second co-production, a direct-to-DVD feature film titled Prime Squad. The contract was inked ... Continue Reading →

MTV Networks Int’l Behind Comedy Central, Spike TV Toons

MTV Networks Int’l is now in charge of Comedy Central’s international program distribution and licensing activities. Comedy Central, with its eclectic mix of original programming, ... Continue Reading →

JAKKS Pacific Jacks ¡Mucha Lucha! Master Toy License

Warner Bros. Consumer Products has awarded the Master Toy License for the over-the-top comedy/adventure series ¡Mucha Lucha! to JAKKS Pacific. The multi-brand designer and marketer ... Continue Reading →

Target Ent. Launches Kids and Animation Division

Target Ent. Ltd. has moved into the kids and animation market, launching its new catalog at this year’s MIPCOM Jr. The retail giant, which opened a New York office earlier this ... Continue Reading →

Mike Young Journeys to ToddWorld

Mike Young Prods. (MYP) has signed on as producer/distributor of the upcoming series ToddWorld, created by award-winning kids’ author-illustrator Todd Parr and writer Gerry Renert, ... Continue Reading →

RC2 to Build New Bob Toys

RC2 Corp. has been awarded a license to produce a broad new line of Bob the Builder preschool toys under its Learning Curve brand. The product line, based on HIT Ent.’s recently ... Continue Reading →

Levy Named Sr. VP of Marketing at Sony Pictures Digital

Don Levy has been assigned to the post of Sr. VP of marketing and communications at Sony Pictures Digital (SPD). Prior to joining Sony, he worked as a freelance production publicist ... Continue Reading →

Fox Kids Europe Names New Commercial Sales Head

Mel Alcock is the new executive director of commercial sales at Fox Kids Europe (www.foxkidseurope.com), where he will be in charge of advertising sales and sponsorship revenue for ... Continue Reading →

ComputerCafé Becomes CaféFX

After 10 years in business, ComputerCafé founding partners Jeff Barnes and David Ebner are renaming their feature EFX studio CaféFX (www.cafefx.com) and are creating a ... Continue Reading →