Shane Mang

Shane Mang to Oversee Global Licensing for Jim Henson Co.

Shane Mang has joined The Jim Henson Company as Executive Director of Global Consumer Products, charged with overseeing licensing activities for JHC’s beloved children’s brands, ... Continue Reading →
Llama Llama

NorAm Partners Cuddle Up to Genius Brands’ ‘Llama Llama’

Genius Brands International is fluffing up the North American consumer products program for its preschool brand Llama Llama, signing on new partners for 2018. Based on the New York ... Continue Reading →
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Genius Brands’ ‘Llama Llama’ Premieres on Netflix in January

Genius Brands International has announced the global premiere of its new animated preschool series Llama Llama on January 26, 2018 via Netflix. Based on the award-winning, bestselling ... Continue Reading →
Inspector Gadget

DHX, Tencent Strike Multiseries Streaming Deal

DHX Media has licensed more than 450 half-hours of kids’ content to leading Chinese entertainment and social media platform Tencent. The multi-year deal covers DHX’s new Inspector ... Continue Reading →
Barry & Joe

Conan O’Brien, Titmouse Board Obama-Biden Toon ‘Barry & Joe’

Adult-targeted, time-traveling “bromantic comedy” series Barry & Joe has received some high-profile backing with Conan O’Brien coming onboard as an executive producer (through ... Continue Reading →
The Adventures of Paddington Bear

Kid Genius Cartoons Plus! Expands Amazon Toon Slate

Genius Brands International has added eight new animated series aimed at children and family audiences from DHX Media to its streaming outlet Kid Genius Cartoons Plus!, available on ... Continue Reading →
Stuff Happens with Bill Nye

Fingerprint Cranks Up Kids Catalog with 1,500 Additions

Global kids’ digital content provider Fingerprint has added to its offerings 1,500 videos, including episodes of popular animated series like Care Bears, Inspector Gadget and Franny’s ... Continue Reading →
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DHX and Amazon Strike Their Biggest Kids’ Streaming Deal Yet

DHX Media netted a large-volume global content deal with Amazon Prime Video for 13 DHX kids’ shows. Covering more than 200 countries and territories with content to be offered ... Continue Reading →
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DHX Media Puts Itself Up for Sale

Canadian production and broadcasting corporation DHX Media has listed itself for sale following disappointing financial results this year. The news follows a major purchase this year ... Continue Reading →
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Genius Brands Debuts Kid Genius Cartoons Plus! on Amazon Channels

Starting Thursday, Sept. 28, Amazon Prime members can add a new premium streaming channel full of family-friendly “Content with a Purpose,” as Genius Brands International ... Continue Reading →