Danger Mouse

Boat Rocker Takes FremantleMedia Kids & Family Aboard

Boat Rocker Media has acquired FremantleMedia’s Kids & Family Entertainment division, headquartered in London and with offices in New York and Hong Kong. Effective immediately, ... Continue Reading →
Sarah Muller

Channel 5’s Sarah Muller to Join Sony TV as Kids VP

Channel 5’s children’s programming head, Sarah Muller, has been named VP of UK children’s and youth portfolio at Sony Pictures Television Network (SPTN) starting March of 2018, ... Continue Reading →
Micronauts

Hasbro Plans ‘Micronauts’ Toon for 2019

On the heels of the announcement that Paramount had set a 2020 release date for a movie adaptation — along with a few other things — it was revealed that Hasbro is planning ... Continue Reading →
The Breadwinner

Manchester Animation Fest Gets Buzzing Nov. 14

Having released a rundown of programming highlights for the 2017 edition back in September, organizers of the Manchester Animation Festival are putting on the finishing touches ahead ... Continue Reading →
Pat the Dog

MIP: Fresh Toons, New Deals Lead Up to Cannes Confab

FranceTV Distribution has a couple animated highlights among its diverse MIP slate. First up, a brand-new 3D season of Little Brown Bear, the famous preschool series from Bayard. The ... Continue Reading →
FremantleMedia Kids & Family

BLE: Nelvana Strikes Exclusive UK Agreement with FMK

Nelvana Enterprises, the licensing and merchandising arm of Nelvana, has announced a strategic partnership with FremantleMedia Kids & Family (FMK) to represent its products and ... Continue Reading →
The Breadwinner

Manchester Animation Fest Reveals 2017 Program

The Manchester Animation Festival returns to the city’s HOME venue for the third year in a row November 14-16, 2017, bringing a three-day celebration of the best and brightest ... Continue Reading →
Trollhunters

‘Trollhunters’ S2 Recruits Mark Hamill, Lena Headey and David Bradley

Netflix has announced three stellar additions to the voice cast for season two of DreamWorks Trollhunters, from Guillermo del Toro. Accomplished voice actor and Star Wars hero Mark ... Continue Reading →
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FMK, CBBC Send ‘Danger Mouse’ on Third Season Mission

FremantleMedia Kids & Family and CBBC are calling in the World’s Greatest Secret Agent for another run of animated adventures in Danger Mouse. The next installment of 26 x 11 ... Continue Reading →
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2017 Irish Animation Awards Winners Announced

The second edition of the biennial Irish Animation Awards took place in Dingle over the weekend at a ceremony in The Skellig Hotel. The well-attended event included representatives ... Continue Reading →