Henson to Distribute The Collective’s ‘Annoying Orange’

Entertainment management and production company The Collective has appointed Henson Independent Properties, The Jim Henson Company’s third party licensing banner, as the exclusive ... Continue Reading →

‘Julius Jr.’ Tops MIP Jr. Most-Screened List

MarVista Entertainment’s animated preschool series Julius Jr. was the most-screened series at this year’s MIPJunior market in France (Oct. 6-7). Produced by Saban Brands ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Goes Global with ‘Science Fiction’

Aardman Rights has partnered with Kite Entertainment as international distributor for mixed-media animated series Science Fiction, a science-themed comedy targeting kids 8-12 which ... Continue Reading →

New Outlets Sign Up for Zodiak Kids’ ‘The Ranch’

Zodiak Kids has secured more pre-sales for its Télé Images-produced animated series The Ranch, which will debut at MIPJunior. New broadcasters snapping up the 26 x 26-minute horse-themed ... Continue Reading →

Disney Jr. Orders New ‘Small Potatoes’ Movie

Disney Junior has acquired the rights to air the 45-minute movie special debut of the Small Potatoes—Meet the Small Potatoes—in the U.S. and Japan. The first animated movie from ... Continue Reading →

PGS Tells Tales of ’1001 Nights’

Paris-based brand manager PGS Entertainment has signed on to distribute Canadian toon house Big Bad Boo Studios’ most popular series, 1001 Nights, which is based on the famous series ... Continue Reading →

Finalists Set for MIP Jr. Competitions

The finalists list for this year’s MIP Jr. competitions have been chosen from 250 applications. Six finalists have been selected to pitch their multiplatform project for the MIPJunior ... Continue Reading →

The Hot Sheet: Eight Shows to Track Down at MIPJunior

You’ll find a lot of TV industry heavyweights mingling at the Hotel Martinez in Cannes during the first weekend in October for the annual MIPJunior market. Here are some of the hot ... Continue Reading →

BRB, Sony to Present ‘Invizimals’ Series at MIP Jr.

BRB and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe will present at MIPJunior the pilot for Invizimals, an animated series based on the hit videogame. Based on the PSP game created by Novarama, ... Continue Reading →

Saban Unveils ‘Julius Jr.’, Sets MarVista as Distributor

Saban Brands has announced a new animated preschool series called Julius Jr., and has named MarVista Entertainment the international television distributor for the 2D animated series. Saban ... Continue Reading →