Aussie film and TV prodco Galaxy Pop is opening a new office in L.A. this November and will be represented by entertainment management firm The Gotham Group.
Coming out of Vidcon last week, the mass-market launch of Jazwares new Tube Heroes action figure line in August seems perfectly timed. VP Bill Graham discusses the strategy behind the launch and licensing of the umbrella brand that features more than 40 of the most popular social media personalities right now.
Technicolor has tapped ex-Disney Interactive exec Sean Mullen (pictured) and David Kern to bolster its feature animation and game engine capabilities.
For the first time, products based on the US$1-billion Japanese preschool franchise Anpanman will be available to consumers outside of Japan when flagship store Anpanman Official Shop Taipei opens in Taiwan this September.
Norwood, Massachusetts-based Toy State has inked a global deal with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to make licensed RC vehicles based on the DC Super Friends brand.
Japanese lifestyle licensor Sanrio has tapped Russian licensing agent Megalicense International to represent its global property Hello Kitty in Russia and Ukraine.