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CAKE Inks Multiseries Deal with Virgin TV Following App Launch

Kids entertainment co. CAKE has secured a distribution deal with Virgin TV which will bring programs from the CAKE catalog — nearly 500 episodes in all — to Virgin TV Kids’ ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Sets 2019 Date for ‘The Angry Birds Movie 2′

Franchise creator Rovio and Columbia Pictures have revealed the official release date for The Angry Birds Movie 2 — the sequel will hit theaters on September 20, 2019, in line ... Continue Reading →
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2017 Licensing Awards Nominees Selected from Record Entries

The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA) has revealed the nominees for the 2017 International Licensing Awards, selected from a record number of submissions ... Continue Reading →
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Rovio’s Mikael Hed Forms Kaiken, Buys TV & Pub Depts.

Mikael Hed, founder and former CEO of Rovio Entertainment (Angry Birds), has formed a new venture focused on animation, digital apps, and publishing: Kaiken Entertainment. The new outfit, ... Continue Reading →
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Up to 10% of Jobs May Be Cut at Restructuring Rovio Animation

Rovio Entertainment, creator of the hit Angry Birds mobile game, entertainment and licensing franchise, may eliminate up to 35 jobs or nearly 10% of total employees as it restructures ... Continue Reading →
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How Women Modernized the Disney Princess BuzzFeed‘s Ariane Lange revisits the studio’s post-Walt princess history to follow the path of evolution from Ariel to Moana, with ... Continue Reading →
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VIDEO: ‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ Teaser Trailer (2017) Medieval knights! Dragons! Nazis! Mark Wahlberg! And robots from space! Michael Bay’s latest kajillion dollar franchise ... Continue Reading →
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CAKE Presenting New Angry Birds Toons at MIP

Kids’ entertainment company CAKE will launch two new series starring characters from The Angry Birds Movie at this fall’s MIPCOM market: Piggy Tales: Third Act and Piggy ... Continue Reading →
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’Phineas and Ferb’ Creators Rap About ‘Milo Murphy’s Law’ A new promo video showcases Dan Povenmire and Swampy Marsh’s skills ahead of the new series’ premiere October ... Continue Reading →
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Eric Lee Appointed LBE Director Tuner Asia-Pacific

Turner Asia Pacific has appointed Eric Lee to a newly created leadership position over its location-based entertainment (LBE) business in the region. Effective immediately, Lee is charged ... Continue Reading →