Multiplatform game Mech Mice is being turned into an animated action-comedy series, following a co-production partnership between Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana, Oktobor Animation and Playmates Toys.
Two new seasons of Olly the Little Whit Van have been commissioned, and the brand will look to extend its global reach, thanks to a deal brokered Fandango Productions.
Portfolio Entertainment has secured deals with a range of leading global linear broadcasters, including Cartoon Network and Disney, for its new series, Freaktown.
Amberwood Entertainment is teaming up with Mexican kids brand Fulanitos to produce an animated preschool series in development with Kids’ CBC.
Toys ‘R’ Us is back with a new crop of predictions for the crucial holiday sales period, and among them are dinosaurs, STEAM-related toys, cooking-themed products and interactive pets.