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DHX, Tencent Strike Multiseries Streaming Deal

DHX Media has licensed more than 450 half-hours of kids’ content to leading Chinese entertainment and social media platform Tencent. The multi-year deal covers DHX’s new Inspector ... Continue Reading →
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Microsoft Acquires AltspaceVR

After a difficult summer fraught with failed efforts to secure needed funding, VR social media company AltspaceVR has announced that Microsoft has acquired the company and will be funding ... Continue Reading →

Tencent Invests in FZ Ent.’s ‘CoNaBLUE’

Chinese technology and media giant Tencent has agreed to invest in local producer FZ Entertainment’s original animated series, CoNaBLUE, to the tune of 30% of the project’s ... Continue Reading →
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‘Bad Jokes 2′ Chinese Release Announced at Cannes

Representatives from Wanda Media, Tencent Pictures, Joy Pictures and U17 gathered together in Cannes to jointly announce the release date of One Hundred Thousand Bad Jokes 2, and to ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: Animation Dingle 2017 JAM Media put together this upbeat video breakdown of the Irish toon confab, which will return with more films, frolics and perfectly poured pints in 2018. ... Continue Reading →
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CBeebies’ ‘Go Jetters’ Gallops Off to China

BBC Worldwide has inked an agreement with state broadcaster CCTV which will send the comedic CBeebies adventure series Go Jetters charging to Chinese screens. The 50-episodes show is ... Continue Reading →
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Tencent Invests in Up Studios’ ‘Super BOOMi’

Chinese technology and media giant Tencent has agreed to an eight-figure RMB investment in new CG-animated series Super BOOMi, an original property produced by China’s Up Studios. ... Continue Reading →
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DreamEast and Jetpack Ink ‘Valt the Wonder Deer’ Deal

Beijing- and Hollywood-based film and TV animation studio DreamEast Pictures has secured a global distribution deal with Jetpack Distribution for 2D adventure-comedy series, Valt the ... Continue Reading →
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‘Badanamu’ Hits the Right Note with Sky UK

London-based Sky has added a 70-installment package of CG-animated musical video clip short form series Badanamu to its VOD service offerings, including the Sky Kids app which launched ... Continue Reading →
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FMK Secures Landmark Deals with CCTV

FremantleMedia Kids & Family has secured a deal for two of its hit animated preschool properties, Kate & Mim-Mim (season 1) and Tree Fu Tom (seasons 1 & 2) with China’s ... Continue Reading →