Jazwares Named ‘Miffy and Friends’ Master Toy Licensee

Jazwares has been appointed the North American master toy partner for Merci’s preschool animation brand Miffy and Friends. The company plans to offer a full line including figures, ... Continue Reading →

Clip: ‘Rusty Rivets’ Premieres on Nick Jr Nov. 8

A very inventive new preschool series, Rusty Rivets premieres on Nick Jr. next Tuesday, November 8 at 1 p.m. ET. Ahead of the premiere, Nick has shared with us an exclusive clip from ... Continue Reading →

BAFTA Children’s Awards Nominees Announced

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has announced this year’s British Academy Children’s Awards nominees. Live-action educational parody Horrible Histories snagged three ... Continue Reading →

PBS KIDS Greenlights ‘Nature Cat’ Seasons 2 & 3

Spiffy Pictures has announced that PBS KIDS has given the greenlight to a second and third season of educational animated series Nature Cat, comprising 35 new half-hours and two original ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Secures Raft of ‘Nature Cat’ Deals

9 Story Media Group has inked multiple international sales deals for its animated series Nature Cat (40 x 22). Aimed at kids ages 3-8, the series premiered last November on PBS KIDS ... Continue Reading →

‘Miffy’ Series Coming to Nick Jr. and SVOD

Two charming animated preschool series starring Dick Bruna’s little bunny heroine Miffy are coming to TV and SVOD in the US through Nickelodeon. The popular character first appeared ... Continue Reading →

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Adobe Reveals Video Collaboration, VR and Animation Updates for Creative Cloud Debuting at IBC this week are new team collaboration features, improvements to VR video workflow and updates ... Continue Reading →

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Tegan and Sara Meet BoJack Style Animation in Hang on to the Night Acclaimed musical duo’s new music video is designed and directed by animated series artist Lisa Hanawalt, and ... Continue Reading →

DHX Bringing Teletubbies, Twirlywoos & Night Garden to BLE

Brand Licensing Europe will kick off in London on October 11, and DHX Brands will be on deck at stand C30 to present a diverse slate of properties for 2016 and beyond. DHX’s offerings ... Continue Reading →

BBCW’s ‘Hey Duggee’ Bows on Nick Jr. July 11

Preschool audiences will get to meet a new pal from across the pond as new animated series Hey Duggee debuts on Nick Jr. on Monday, July 11 at 2 p.m. ET/PT. The series follows Duggee, ... Continue Reading →