daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes

+ Disney XD’s Star vs. the Forces of Evil is getting a new main title sequence for its third season and a TV movie event titled “The Battle for Mewni” premiering July ... Continue Reading →
Rainbow Rangers

Nickelodeon Recruits Genius Brands’ ‘Rainbow Rangers’

Genius Brands International has licensed exclusive US and Caribbean Basin broadcast rights for season one of its CG-animated series Rainbow Rangers (52 x 11 min.) to top-rated kids’ ... Continue Reading →
genius-brands-international-150

Kid Genius Cartoon Channel Adds Bilingual ‘LaGolda’ Toon

Genius Brands International continues to gild its programming pipeline for its Kid Genius Cartoon Channel, announcing this month’s season one premiere of new bilingual animated children’s ... Continue Reading →
genius-brands-international-150

Kid Genius Cartoon Channel Launches Across OTTs

Genius Brands International has boosted the reach of its Kid Genius Cartoon Channel by approximately 20 million households with this week’s launch of channel on OTT platforms including ... Continue Reading →
sony-pictures-logo-150

Sony Home Extends Genius Brands Deal Worldwide

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and Genius Brands International have expanded last year’s North American home entertainment distribution agreement to include worldwide marketing ... Continue Reading →
Margaret Loesch

Margaret Loesch Named Kids Genius Cartoon Channel Exec Chair

Genius Brands International has brought onboard children’s and family media executive Margaret Loesch as Executive Chairman of its Kids Genius Channel. Loesch will provide counsel ... Continue Reading →
genius-brands-international-150

‘SpacePOP’ Readies for Takeoff in Southern Europe

Genius Brands International has licensed the content distribution, licensing and merchandising rights to its digitally-launched, music-driven property SpacePOP in Southern Europe — ... Continue Reading →
genius-brands-international-150

Kid Genius Cartoon Channel Expands to 42M US Homes

Genius Brands International has partnered with multi-platform video distribution company Future Today, Inc. to deliver the Kids Genius Cartoon Channel to an additional 20 million homes, ... Continue Reading →
genius-brands-international-150

Genius Brands’ ‘SpacePOP’ Gets Holiday Toys ‘R’ Us Launch

Genius Brands International is gearing up for the holiday shopping season with a mass retail launch of its music-driven tween brand SpacePOP, exclusively at select Toys “R” ... Continue Reading →
genius-brands-international-150

‘Lion King’ Director & ‘Frozen’ Writer Join GBI Series

Genius Brands International is teaming up with Rob Minkoff, director of Disney’s The Lion King, and Shane Morris, co-writer of Frozen, to develop and produce a new animated preschool ... Continue Reading →