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Future Animation Stars Win U.S. Internships Nickelodeon surprises Cape Town Animation Fest attendees with sponsored internship announcement. The Surprising Maturity of Children’s ... Continue Reading →
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DHX Brands Hires Three Key Execs

DHX Brands is expanding its team with three key hires for its LA and London offices. Kaisa Nieminen has been appointed Senior Brand Manager for North America, based in LA and reporting ... Continue Reading →
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DHX Media Posts Profit & Revenue Gains

Canada’s DHX Media released its numbers for the three months up to September 2015, which show revenues up 48% to $63.9 million CAD ($48 million USD) and a net profit of $7.5 million ... Continue Reading →
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DHX Sending ‘Teletubbies,’ ‘Twirlywoos’ Down Under

DHX Media has inked broadcast deals for two of its flagship preschool properties – the new Teletubbies and Twirlywoos – with the Australian Broadcasting Company to air on ABC Kids. ... Continue Reading →
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DHX Provides 2,500 Half Hours for VOD in China

DHX Media has agreed to provide more than 2,500 half hours of content to Alibaba Group’s video on demand service, which is currently available on its Tmall Box, OTT devices and various ... Continue Reading →
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DHX Unveils Channel Rebrands

DHX Television has revealed the results of its previously announced plans to extend the Family Channel brand to three of its other children’s entertainment outlets. The rebranded ... Continue Reading →
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OobEdoO Picks Up ‘Charlie & Lola’

U.K. digital service for preschoolers and parents OobEdoO has acquired three major titles to add to its growing roster of quality kids’ programming, including from BBC Worldwide, ... Continue Reading →
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DHX Inks Multi-Year Deal with Orchard

DHX Media has teamed up with innovative music, video and film distribution company The Orchard to serve up more than 8,000 episodes of DHX’s library content, along with newly produced ... Continue Reading →
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‘Teletubbies’ to Return with CGI Help

Eh-oh! The Teletubbies are back, and this time they’re adding a touch of CGI. DHX Media will produce 60 new episodes of Teletubbies for CBeebies featuring a “visually enhanced” ... Continue Reading →
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DHX to Acquire Canada’s Family Channel, Disney XD and Disney Jr.

DHX Media is acquiring Family, the most-viewed children’s channel in Canada, as well as Disney XD, Disney Junior (English-language channel) and Disney Junior (French-language ... Continue Reading →