True and the Rainbow Kingdom

Watch: ‘True and the Rainbow Kingdom’ Season 2 First-Look Trailers!

If you need an extra colorful dose of feel-good, friends-first positive energy today, get your weary eyeballs on these new trailers for True and the Rainbow Kingdom season 2. The Netflix ... Continue Reading →
Treehouse Detectives

‘Treehouse Detectives’ Branch Out to Global Audiences

Upcoming Netflix Original animated series Treehouse Detectives is ready to introduce itself to worldwide viewers this year. The preschool series will debut June 8 in over 190 countries/territories ... Continue Reading →
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 →
Lost in Space

Watch: Netflix’s ‘Lost in Space’ Is One Heck of a Family Road Trip

A midcentury TV classic gets a 21st century update in a VFX-rich new world in upcoming Netflix Original Lost in Space, produced by Legendary Television. Get a first look at the show’s ... Continue Reading →
Buddy Thunderstruck

American Greetings & UYoung Strike China Deal for ‘Buddy Thunderstruck’

American Greetings Entertainment has tapped UYoung Media to sell and distribute all media rights for its stop-motion action-comedy Buddy Thunderstruck in mainland China. The series, ... Continue Reading →
StoryBots

WildBrain and JibJab to Grow ‘StoryBots’ on YouTube

Digital kids’ network and studio WildBrain has struck a multi-year deal with JibJab Bros. Studios to manage and grow StoryBots, on YouTube. StoryBots is an Emmy Award-winning multi-platform ... Continue Reading →
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Handmade Films Sells Animation Collective Back to Founder Larry Schwarz

Animation Collective founder and former CEO Larry Schwarz has re-purchased the studio, its subsidiaries, IP asses and library of several hundred episodes from Handmade Films. The deal ... Continue Reading →
Baby Riki

MIPCOM & MIP Junior News Bytes

FUN Union and Imira Entertainment have sealed a multi-territory distribution deal and partnership, which will see the former’s three produced IPs showcased at MIP for the first time. ... Continue Reading →
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MIP: New Series Bring Magical, Caring & Comical Characters to Cannes

Dandelooo (France) will be strutting their mutt Stinky Dog on home turf once again, following the (52 x 13′) 2D buddy comedy’s warm reception at Cartoon Forum in Toulouse. ... Continue Reading →
Trollhunters

‘Trollhunters’ S2 Recruits Mark Hamill, Lena Headey and David Bradley

Netflix has announced three stellar additions to the voice cast for season two of DreamWorks Trollhunters, from Guillermo del Toro. Accomplished voice actor and Star Wars hero Mark ... Continue Reading →