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Netflix, 9 Story, CAKE, LEGO & YouTube Kids Top KS Hot50 Lists

Kidscreen’s reader-voted Hot50 rankings for 2017 have been revealed, with a glimpse of which companies are perceived as leading in the broadcasting, production, distribution, ... Continue Reading →
Clay Time

Superights Picks Up Pre-K Series ‘Clay Time’ for Worldwide

Superights has acquired worldwide distribution rights for Clay Time (30 x 3 min. + 20 x 1’30″), an animated edutainment series that inspires kids ages 3-5 to get crafty. ... Continue Reading →
Kidscreen Summit 2018

Kidscreen Summit 2018 Awards Shortlist Revealed

Organizers of the Kidscreen Summit 2018, taking place Feb. 12-15 in Miami, FL (summit.kidscreen.com), have announced the nominees for the upcoming children/teen TV awards. After undergoing ... Continue Reading →
Take It Easy Mike

CAKE Inks Int’l Boomerang Deal for TeamTO’s ‘Take It Easy Mike’

Kids entertainment specialist CAKE announces an agreement which will see French-produced slapstick CG comedy Take It Easy Mike air internationally on Turner’s Boomerang (as well as ... Continue Reading →
Caroline Audebert and Stéphanie Baclet

Veteran Production Execs Audebert and Baclet Join Cyber Group

Cyber Group Studios has strengthened its production teams to address the growth and complexity of its current and future slate, announcing the hiring of Stéphanie Baclet as Head of ... Continue Reading →
Angelo Rules

CAKE Inks ‘Angelo Rules’ S4 Deal with Cartoon Network

CAKE and Turner’s Cartoon Network have struck a deal for a fourth season of award-winning animated comedy Angelo Rules, co-produced with top French producer TeamTO. The new 52 ... Continue Reading →
Cartoon Forum

Cartoon Forum News: E.U. Support Plan and 2017 Honorees

A new E.U. Preferential Animation Support Plan was announced this week at the Cartoon Forum in Toulouse, France. The new program zeroes in on the promotion, financing and retaining ... Continue Reading →
Alexandre Hénin

Federation Taps Alexandre Hénin as Head of Acquisitions, Creative Producer

Premium content distributor Federation Kids & Family announces the hiring of former France Télévisions kids’ acquisition exec Alexandre Hénin as its Head of Acquisitions, ... Continue Reading →
Team DroniX

Technicolor Forms Crack Team for ‘DroniX’

Paris-based Technicolor Animation Productions has form a network of partnerships with industry-leading companies for its new original animated series, Team DroniX. France Télévisions ... Continue Reading →
Grizzy and the Lemmings

Hari Bears Up ’Grizzy and the Lemmings’ Season 2

Hari International has announced at a 78 x 7 minute second season of its flagship animated series Grizzy and the Lemmings will go into production, bringing the show’s total episode ... Continue Reading →