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Larkshead Media Takes on ‘Numberblocks’ UK Management

Media services company Larkshead Media has been appointed to manage UK licensing for hit animated CBeebies series Numberblocks by brand owner and creator Alphablocks Ltd. Larkshead ... Continue Reading →
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BBC Inks First Kids’ Content Deal with Amazon Prime

BBC Worldwide has set a multi-year licensing deal with Amazon Prime Video, giving the SVOD service’s subscribers in the UK and Ireland access to a slew of TV series from CBeebies ... Continue Reading →
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Kay Benbow Says Goodbye Amid BBC Children’s Overhaul

A major restructuring of the BBC’s Salford, UK-based children’s division will see CBeebies Controller Kay Benbow departing, along with several other senior staff. The revamp ... Continue Reading →
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Beakus & Cloth Cat’s ‘Olobob Top’ Joins CBeebies Family

A quirky, colorful new preschool series called Olobob Top will soon launch on UK TV, with a premiere set to for CBeebies on Monday, July 17. Produced by UK animation shop Beakus in ... Continue Reading →
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Jellyfish Pictures Opens Europe’s First Virtual VFX Studios

Emmy, VES and BAFTA Award-winning production house Jellyfish Pictures is breaking new ground by opening two new, virtual visual effects facilities in the Oval area of London — ... Continue Reading →
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CBeebies’ ‘Go Jetters’ Gallops Off to China

BBC Worldwide has inked an agreement with state broadcaster CCTV which will send the comedic CBeebies adventure series Go Jetters charging to Chinese screens. The 50-episodes show is ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: ‘Gravity Falls’ Cast Reunites for Journal 3 Infomercial Kristen Schaal (Mabel) and Jason Ritter (Dipper) make their best possible pitches for the perfect way to glam up or ... Continue Reading →
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Bento Box’s Sutikki Goes International with UK Office

Emmy award-winning entertainment content and technology company Bento Box Entertainment is expanding internationally with the opening of Sutikki UK. The company’s first office in ... Continue Reading →
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V&S and Picturehouse Bringing ‘Everything’s Rosie’ to Theaters

V&S Entertainment and Picturehouse Cinemas have struck a new partnership that will bring the popular animated preschool series Everything’s Rosie to the big screen in the UK as ... Continue Reading →
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CBeebies Programs Get Digital Debut in China on iQIYI

BBC Worldwide last week signed a Memorandum of Understanding with China’s largest online video platform, iQIYI, which will bring nearly 300 hours of preschool content from its CBeebies ... Continue Reading →