Wild Kratts

PBS KIDS Kicks Off Summer of Edutainment Adventures

As schools empty out for the summer months, PBS KIDS is aiming to close the seasonal learning gap by encouraging kids, parents and educators to seek out creativity, learning and fun ... 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 →
All Hail King Julien: Exiled

45th Daytime Emmy Award Nominees Announced

Nominations for the Television Academy’s  45th Daytime Emmy Awards were announced Wednesday on CBS show The Talk. While ABC’s long-running soap opera titan General Hospital made ... Continue Reading →
2017 Humanitas Prize award nominees

Humanitas Announces Animation Finalists

Humanitas, the nonprofit org dedicated to supporting writers, has announced the list of the 2017 Humanitas Prize award nominees. The award is given to film and TV writers whose work ... Continue Reading →
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Jim Henson Co. Shows to Air on Tiny Pop in UK

The legendary Jim Henson Company of The Muppets fame has announced a partnership with Sony Pictures Television Networks UK to air three new series on the free-to-air Tiny Pop channel ... Continue Reading →
Kidscreen Summit 2018

Kidscreen Summit 2018 Awards Shortlist Revealed

Organizers of the Kidscreen Summit 2018, taking place Feb. 12-15 in Miami, FL (summit.kidscreen.com), have announced the nominees for the upcoming children/teen TV awards. After undergoing ... Continue Reading →
PBS KIDS

PBS KIDS Details Holiday Slate

The winter holidays are almost upon us! If you need help coping with the cold weather and stress of celebration planning, take a gander at the lineup of seasonal programming the tykes ... Continue Reading →
IAmElemental

Jim Henson Co. Ups Halle Stanford to TV Prez, Plans ‘IAmElemental’ Series

The Jim Henson Company came out with two key announcements this week, with the news that longtime executive Halle Stanford has been promoted to President of Television and the studio’s ... Continue Reading →
Doozers

Hulu Greenlights ‘Doozers’ Season 2 from Henson

Hulu has renewed its first original kids’ series, Doozers, from The Jim Henson Company. The preschool-targeted CG show inspired by Jim Henson’s Fraggle Rock will be produced ... Continue Reading →
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24/7 PBS KIDS Channel Launches Across US

As of Monday, January 16, the first ever nationwide 24-hour PBS KIDS channel launches in the US, provide by member stations across the map on TV and via live streaming on digital platforms, ... Continue Reading →