With a TV development deal in place, preschool brand Deer Little Forest is extending further into the publishing world following a collaboration between author Alison Green and illustrator Jo Rose.
Disney Junior’s fairytale-inspired animated series Goldie & Bear has been slated for a September 12 US premiere via the WATCH Disney Junior platform – two months before its November TV bow.
There’s been a ton of discourse surrounding the Sesame Workshop-HBO deal, but blogger David Kleeman wants to discuss an aspect that’s received less attention: why does HBO – known best for adult series – want a flagship children’s television property?
Will HBO be making Netflix-sized moves into kids TV? What are Sesame Workshop’s plans for its own SVOD service? Kidscreen spoke to HBO president of programming Michael Lombardo and Workshop COO Steve Youngwood to get more insight into the historic deal.
9 Story Media Group CEO Vince Commisso gives Kidscreen the scoop on the deal that will see his company’s 2D-animation and distribution capabilities bolstered by Brown Bag’s CGI expertise and help the Irish animation studio start producing its own IPs.