Wendy Goldman Getzler
Hasbro is adding to its toy/digital integrated Telepods product line through Angry Birds Stella, the latest brand to hatch from Rovio Entertainment that features the popular Stella character and her friends.
Disney Channels Latin America and EMEA are adding a third season as well as a 90-minute concert special to the teen-skewing telenovela Violetta.
The second annual iKids Awards, which were established by Kidscreen to recognize and celebrates the market’s best digital media products and platforms for children, were handed out today at a ceremony luncheon held during the annual iKids conference. Read on for a full list of this year’s winners.
When Canada-based toyco Spin Master launched its first construction toys last November under the Ionix brand, the line was based on animated series Tenkai Knights. Now, the construction lines are set to encompass characters from DreamWorks Animation and Pokemon.
US-based streaming service Hulu is continuing to ramp up its content offerings for the youngest of viewers. The streaming service has secured the rights from Zodiak Kids for more episodes of Horrid Henry and newcomer Waybuloo, as well as a number of VOD offerings from BabyFirst.
eOne Licensing has named Jazwares as the new master toy partner for the Peppa Pig brand in North America, which will see new toys hit its retail shelves in spring 2015.
Comedian Sean Cullen took to the stage this evening to host the annual Kidscreen Awards, which celebrate the year’s best work in children’s television and take place annually during Kidscreen Summit in New York. Read on for a list of the winners determined by two panels of respected broadcast executive judges.