Portfolio Launches Toronto Studio

Producer/distributor Portfolio Entertainment has launched Portfolio Animation — a new creative-driven studio located in Toronto’s King West district. The ultra-modern studio, ... Continue Reading →

Little Airplane Seeks ‘Domo Rock!’ Broadcasters

U.S. studio Little Airplane Productions (Wonder Pets!, 3rd & Bird, Small Potatoes) is seeking worldwide broadcast partners for its 24-minute animated special Domo Rock! — ... Continue Reading →

‘PJ Masks’ Debuts on Disney Channel

Entertainment One Family’s new CG animated series PJ Masks makes its broadcast debut on Disney Channel and Disney Junior in the U.S. Friday, September 18. The show will launch in ... Continue Reading →

BRB Adds ‘Minchi’s Adventures’ to MIPCOM Slate

BRB Internacional has added the animated series Minchi’s Adventures to the slate of projects it’s bringing to the MIPCOM market Oct. 3-8 in Cannes, France. BRB will be handing both ... Continue Reading →

Season 3 of ‘1001 Nights’ Heads Into Production

Big Bad Boo Studios will shortly begin production on season three of its award-winning animated series 1001 Nights. Creators Aly Jetha and Shabnam Rezaei, along with showrunner and ... Continue Reading →

Irish Studio Celebrates Rebrand, CBeebies Deal

Irish production company Paper Owl Films, recently rebranded from Indee Productions, has been awarded a contract with BBC’s CBeebies to produce Pablo — the first kids’ series ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Licenses ‘Peg,’ ‘Kratts’ to Discover Kids Latin America

9 Story Media Group has licensed more than 183 half hours of premium children’s programming to Discovery Kids Latin America. New seasons of Peg + Cat and Wild Kratts will air on the ... Continue Reading →

DHX Provides 2,500 Half Hours for VOD in China

DHX Media has agreed to provide more than 2,500 half hours of content to Alibaba Group’s video on demand service, which is currently available on its Tmall Box, OTT devices and various ... Continue Reading →

APC Kids to Co-Produce ‘Memories of Nanette’

APC Kids, the children’s entertainment sales arm operated by APC and Lionel Marty of The Distribution Factory, has signed a coproduction deal with German broadcaster NDR for Memories ... Continue Reading →

Animaccord Announces ‘Masha’s Scary Tales’

Russian kids’ property Masha and the Bear is getting another spin-off series as Animaccord Studio — the Moscow-based producers behind the animated Masha and the Bear and ... Continue Reading →