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‘Ella the Elephant,’ ‘Grojband’ Coming to U.K.’s Pop

FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment animated series Ella the Elephant and Grojband will premiere on U.K. kids channels Tiny Pop and Pop this month. “Pop’s new ... Continue Reading →
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FremantleMedia Kids Welcomes Rick Glankler

FremantleMedia has appointed Rick Glankler, previously of Mattel/Fisher-Price where he was in charge of HIT Entertainment brands, to the role of EVP/General Manager of Kids & Family ... Continue Reading →
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Sander Schwartz Launches New Indie Venture

Former FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment exec VP Sander Schwartz is forming an indie TV production company, according to TBI Vision’s Jesse Whittock. The TV animation ... Continue Reading →
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Sander Schwartz Exits FremantleMedia Kids & Family

Sander Schwartz, President of Kids & Family Entertainment FremantleMedia, is leaving the company later this month to pursue new business opportunities in television production. ... Continue Reading →
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Global TV News Bytes

+ kaboom! Entertainment has three animated properties set for a Halloween DVD retail launch. The properties are: Daddy I’m a Zombie, a feature-length animation from Porchlight ... Continue Reading →
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Open Road Ready for Live-Action ‘Max Steel’ in 2014

Those familiar with the Max Steel property know that Paramount had plans to produce a live-action version of the popular Mattel toy and animated series before, with Taylor Lautner attached ... Continue Reading →
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FremantleMedia Releases New ‘Kate & Mim-Mim’ Info

FremantleMedia Kids and Family and Nerd Corps released new information about their upcoming new CG-animated preschool series today. The show, which is titled Kate & Mim-Mim, follows ... Continue Reading →
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Pitch Party 2013: Vote For Your Favorites!

Animation Magazine’s 12th Annual Pitch Party is on and you can now click here: www.animationmagazine.net/pitch-party-2013-vote to view all of this year’s entries and vote for your ... Continue Reading →
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Act Fast! Limited Space Open for Pitch Party ’13

Animag’s 12th annual Pitch Party Contest has only a few pitch slots open for the 2013 competition, so aspiring series creators and brilliant toonsters must act fast to be included. In ... Continue Reading →
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Amazon and Fremantle Execs to Keynote at MIPCOM

French TV confab MIPCOM today announces the initial line-up for the Media Mastermind conference program at the Palais des Festivals’ Grand Auditorium in Cannes. The confirmed speakers ... Continue Reading →