Ofcom’s latest media report finds that tablets are increasingly being used as a default entertainment screen, particularly among younger children in the UK.
Longtime Nickelodeon show creator Chris Viscardi has been appointed to the newly created position of SVP of content development, Nickelodeon Franchise Properties, and will be bringing classic series Hey Arnold! back as an original TV movie.
Preschool reboot Clangers, gaming hit Minecraft and the unstoppable Minions all received top nods at last night’s 2015 BAFTA Children’s Awards ceremony, but one of the biggest winners was indie production company Somethin’ Else, which took home three awards.
Toronto, Canada’s 9 Story Media Group has licensed the second season of its slapstick toon Numb Chucks to Disney Channels across Asia.
Indie media producer and rights owner KomixxMedia Group’s stop-motion animation series Toby’s Travelling Circus is headed for 70 million US homes via American Spanish-language network Vme TV.
Halifax-based DHX Media has secured seven international broadcast and VOD deals for its 52 x 11-minute animated comedy Endangered Species.