BLE: Simpsons Baby, Digby Dragon, Gumball, Maya, Thunderbirds

+ 20th Century Fox Consumer Products (BLE stand E30) has launched the first-ever baby and nursery line for The Simpsons in Europe, with the first licensees to deliver in 2017. Showcasing ... Continue Reading →

Studio 100 Celebrates Big 2-0 at BLE

Studio 100 is hitting its 20-year anniversary this year, and part of its celebration of two decades of success will be the presentation of an array of new and classic properties at ... Continue Reading →

MIPTV News Bytes

+ Imira Entertainment in Spain is teaming up with Italian studio Just for Kids Factory to co-produce Dummysaurs (104 x 2), a non-dialogue slapstick comedy series. The first 13 chapters ... Continue Reading →

beIN, Studio 100 Launch beJunior in MENA

European producer Studio 100 Media and network broadcasting platform beIN are launching a new kids and family channel for the Middle East & North Africa region, beJunior. Studio ... Continue Reading →

Marie-Laure Marchand Named EVP Global Consumer at Xilam

Award-winning French animation company Xilam has appointed Marie-Laure Marchand to the position of Executive Vice President, Global Consumer Products. Marchand’s duties will include ... Continue Reading →

Svensk Filmindustri Launching Kids’ Streaming Service

Sweden’s Svensk Filmindustri has announced a new children’s entertainment SVOD service: SF Kids Play. The ad-free streaming service will feature a blend of classic domestic properties ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Movie Tributes 2016 Nominees Announced

Cartoon Movie, the European pitching and co-production event for animated features, has announced the finalists in the running for Cartoon Tributes at the 2016 edition. The awards honor ... Continue Reading →

Shout!, Studio 100 Ink Multi-Picture Pact for ‘Maya the Bee’

Shout! Factory and Studio 100 Media are expanding their distribution alliance with a new multi-picture deal for Studio 100’s upcoming Maya the Bee feature film series. The announcement ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes

Watch Sneak Peek: Floyd Norman – An Animate Life Doc on 1st Black Animator to Work for Disney Look back at the 80-year-old animator’s incredible career at the iconic Disney ... Continue Reading →

Studio 100, Jeem TV Ink Three-Show Deal

Announced at MIPCOM, Studio 100 Media has signed a deal with Al Jazeera Media Network which will bring the CG updates of classic brands Vic the Viking and Heidi and CG preschool series ... Continue Reading →