Articles Tagged ‘Cartoon Network’
Lego has added the newest piece to its soon-to-be-launched Legends of Chima fantasy adventure property. Legoland Florida will launch a branded entertainment zone within its theme park to coincide with the launch of Legends of Chima on Cartoon Network this summer, where CN will be a presenting partner.
Canadian conglomerate BCE’s new bid to purchase Astral Media proposes that Corus Entertainment, entering into separate agreements with Shaw Media and BCE, acquire remaining stakes in specialty channels Teletoon and ABC Spark, and expand its presence in the French-language specialty market, to the tune of US$494 million.
Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time brand is headed for the Monopoly board as well as other branded games and puzzles thanks to a new lineup of licensing partners.
Cartoon Network is forgoing tradition and taking its Kids Upfront presentation on the road with an all-new tour that sees execs visiting partners in more than 15 US cities from now until March. Revealed at the presentations are a slate of new productions and multiple returning series for the 2013 and early 2014 season.
After completing a review of its business operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Turner Broadcasting System International has announced a restructure and anticipates laying off 30% of its EMEA staff or approximately 250 positions and roles.
Turner Broadcasting and Warner Bros. have inked multi-year licensing agreements with Netflix that makes the SVOD giant the exclusive over-the-top streaming subscription destination for past seasons of favorite Cartoon Network and Adult Swim titles in the US market.