Animation Dominates MIPJunior Top 30

The list of the top 30 most-viewed projects at the MIPJunior market this year was completely dominated by animated series — 29 out of 30! — with an unprecedented showing ... Continue Reading →

‘Blinky Bill’ & ‘Nils Holgersson’ Heading to French Canada

Studio 100 Media has secured an agreement with French Canadian pubcaster Radio-Canada, granting exclusive FTA rights for brand-new CG series Nils Holgersson (52 x 12) and The Wild Adventures ... Continue Reading →

BLE: Simpsons Baby, Digby Dragon, Gumball, Maya, Thunderbirds

+ 20th Century Fox Consumer Products (BLE stand E30) has launched the first-ever baby and nursery line for The Simpsons in Europe, with the first licensees to deliver in 2017. Showcasing ... Continue Reading →

Studio 100 Picks Up Cyber Group’s ‘Mirette’, ‘Gilbert & Allie’ for GSA

Studio 100 Media is expanding its home entertainment business in German-speaking territories with third-party content being added to its library. Announced Wednesday, the company has ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes

Judge OKs No-Poach Class Action Against Animation Studios Judge Lucy Koh says Nitsch vs. DreamWorks plaintiff complaints can be tried on a classwide basis. Blue Sky and Sony have already ... Continue Reading →

MIPTV News Bytes

Anima Kitchent and Famosa’s animated comedy PINY, PinyPon Institute of New York (52 x 11) has been picked up for broadcast in Mexico and Russia. The transmedia property set in an ... Continue Reading →

MIPTV News Bytes

+ Imira Entertainment in Spain is teaming up with Italian studio Just for Kids Factory to co-produce Dummysaurs (104 x 2), a non-dialogue slapstick comedy series. The first 13 chapters ... Continue Reading →

Studio 100, Svensk Filmindustri Ink ‘Heidi’ Deal

Studio 100 Media has secured a home video and VOD distribution agreement with Svensk Filmindustri for the revived CG animated Heidi series. The show is proving a broadcast success across ... Continue Reading →

beIN, Studio 100 Launch beJunior in MENA

European producer Studio 100 Media and network broadcasting platform beIN are launching a new kids and family channel for the Middle East & North Africa region, beJunior. Studio ... Continue Reading →

Shout!, Studio 100 Ink Multi-Picture Pact for ‘Maya the Bee’

Shout! Factory and Studio 100 Media are expanding their distribution alliance with a new multi-picture deal for Studio 100’s upcoming Maya the Bee feature film series. The announcement ... Continue Reading →