Sony TV Takes Stake in Hopster

Sony Pictures Television Networks announced it has taken a minority stake in leading preschool SVOD platform Hopster, becoming a strategic equity investor and taking a seat on the Board. ... Continue Reading →

eOne Inks Multiple TV Deals for ‘Winston Steinburger’

Entertainment One (eOne) has secured sales for its new 2D animated comedy series Winston Steinburger and Sir Dudley Ding Dong (52 x 11) in multiple territories, assuring the show will ... Continue Reading →

‘Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs’ Set Sail for POP

Animated comedy / high seas adventure Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs is charting a course for U.K. kids’ channel POP, where it will debut on September 5 and air daily ... Continue Reading →

Kids Net POP Coming to Virgin Media U.K.

Sony Picture Television’s children’s network POP will launch on the U.K.’s Virgin Media later this week as part of a new long-term deal which also includes SPT’s ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Goes Bigger for Licensing Expo

Cartoon Network Enterprises will be bringing an expanded brand portfolio to this week’s Licensing Expo in Las Vegas (booth #D170). This includes the re-imagined Powerpuff Girls, ... Continue Reading →

Kratt Bros., 9 Story Enter Production on ‘Wild Kratts’ Season 5

Kratt Brothers Company and 9 Story Media Group are now underway on production of season five of the hit animated series Wild Kratts for PBS KIDS in the U.S. and TVO and Knowledge Network ... Continue Reading →

Zag’s ‘Miraculous’ Greenlight for Seasons 2 & 3

On the strength of its ratings performance around the globe, Zag Heroes title Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir has been greenlit for second and third seasons. Produced by ... Continue Reading →

‘Sabrina’ Hops Broom to U.K. with Pop

Splash Entertainment has inked a deal with Sony Pictures Television’s free-to-air children’s channel Pop that will bring its CG-animated series Sabrina: Secrets of a Teenage ... Continue Reading →

Imira’s ‘Larva’ Finds U.K. Host

Spanish production/distribution house Imira Entertainment has signed a deal with U.K.-based broadcast group CSC Media for seasons on (104 x 2) and two (52 x 4) of CG short format series ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Sells 75+ Half-Hours to CSC

Canada’s 9 Story Entertainment has signed licenses with the U.K.’s CSC Media for over 75 half-hours of new programming to be aired on the growing broadcaster, including ... Continue Reading →