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A Potent Story, Revealed Mark Osborne’s The Little Prince finally launches on Netflix and in select theaters — read more about it in this feature story from Animation Magazine! Media ... Continue Reading →
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9 Story Appoints Blake Tohana as CFO

9 Story Media Group has hired on accomplished finance executive Blake Tohana as its new Chief Financial Officer. Charged with leading overall financial reporting, corporate development ... Continue Reading →

First ‘Peg + Cat’ Movie Premieres March 28

PBS Kids is preparing to debut the first-ever Peg + Cat television movie, Peg and Cat Save the World. Premiering March 28, the one-hour special will be followed by a week of fresh, ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Partners with Netflix, Scholastic on ‘Magic School Bus’ Reboot

9 Story Media Group has partnered with Netflix and Scholastic to produce a new version of the Emmy Award-winning 1990s animated children’s series The Magic School Bus — set ... Continue Reading →

Fred Rogers Co. Receives $3M Federal Grant for ‘Peg + Cat’

The Fred Rogers Co. has earned a $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation to support Peg + Cat, its multiple Emmy-winning animated math series on PBS Kids. The grant renews ... Continue Reading →

Season 2 of ‘PEG + CAT’ Starts Production

The Fred Rogers Company has announced production of a second season of PEG + CAT for PBS KIDS. The new season of the multiple Emmy Award-winning animated series for preschoolers is ... Continue Reading →

Hires, Promotions at CN, Henson, 9 Story, Guru

A flurry of hires and promotions has put a bunch of new faces in new roles at various animation-related companies. Here’s the latest: Michael Ouweleen Michael Ouweleen has been ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Gets Equity Infusion from Neil Court, ZM Capital

9 Story Limited has announced that ZM Capital and former DHX Media principle and Decode Ent. co-founder Neil Court have made an equity investment in the company, with Court becoming ... Continue Reading →

More ‘Fugget About It’ Comes to Hulu

Season two of 9 Story Entertainment’s animated primetime comedy Fugget About It has arrived online as a Hulu Original series. The first two episodes are available for Hulu Classic ... Continue Reading →

Tanya Green Promoted to VP at 9 Story Entertainment

9 Story Entertainment announced that head of production Tanya Green has been promoted to VP of production at the studio. In this expanded role, Tanya will continue reporting to company ... Continue Reading →