Comic-Con News: ‘Stan Lee’s Cosmic Crusaders’, WB Booth, Sanrio & More

+ Stan Lee’s Cosmic Crusaders — the new adult-targeted action/comedy animation series from POW! Ent. and Genius Brands — has launched July 19 on The Hollywood Reporter‘s ... Continue Reading →

Netflix Slates 5 Original Kids Toons Plus Nick Kroll Series

Leading internet TV network Netflix reveals plans for five new original animated series for kids (and a second-season renewal for Kong: King of the Apes) on the heels of its announcement ... Continue Reading →

Rebecca Hershinger Appointed CFO of Genius Brands

Genius Brands International and its Board of Directors have named veteran financial executive and former VP of Finance for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Rebecca Hershinger, as Chief Financial ... Continue Reading →

‘Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab’ Earns Big U.S. Public TV Rollout

Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab, a new animated series created by Genius Brands International in association with Georgia Public Broadcasting, has cleared to date 161 public television ... Continue Reading →

PBS Distribution Takes on ‘Baby Genius’

Genius Brands International has named PBS Distribution as the home entertainment licensing partner for the award-winning Baby Genius library, which boasts more than 500 songs and 125 ... Continue Reading →

MIP Junior 2014 Highlights

Nine animated and hybrid series to work into your schedule during the kids’ content market, taking place October 11-12 in beautiful Cannes, France. Heroes: Legend of the Battle ... Continue Reading →

Genius Brands Grows Distribution Arm

Global kids’ entertainment brand management company Genius Brands International has expanded its operations, launching a new global distribution division and appointing longtime ... Continue Reading →

Genius Brands Hop Onto LeapPad

Genius Brands has signed a new agreement with LeapFrog Enterprises that will feature GBI’s Baby Genius, Secret Millionaires Club and Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab content in ... Continue Reading →

Genius Signs Up Partners for ‘Stan Lee’s Mighty 7′

Genius Brands has announced new licensing partners that will create merchandise based on Stan Lee’s Mighty 7, the animated film trilogy created together with Stan Lee’s ... Continue Reading →

Genius to Take ‘Pascualina’ Around the World

Genius Brands International has acquired the exclusive worldwide rights to the popular Latin American tween girls’ brand Pascualina. Genius also has finalized a deal with TF1 ... Continue Reading →