Disney EMEA snaps up Cracké
Disney EMEA has acquired the animated slapstick series Cracke from Quebec City-based studio Squeeze.
Hulu snaps up Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave
Hulu has secured the exclusive SVOD rights to season one of Sprout/CBeebies-commissioned preschool series.
The Youth Media Alliance French-language award winners are…
Pixcom Productions, Attraction Images Productions, Zone3 and Telefiction Productions all picked up multiple wins at the 2016 YMA French-language Awards of Excellence.
DHX Media revenues dip 2% in Q3
A 63% bump in L&M revenues helped DHX Media overcome declines within its distribution, proprietary production and TV businesses. (The Next Step Wild Rhythm Tour pictured.)
DHX licenses Rainbow Magic from Mattel
The deal will enable the studio to develop and produce multi-platform content based on the hugely popular children’s book series.
Rainbow Ruby set for Canadian premiere
The series, co-produced by China Entertainment, bows this month on DHX-owned Family Jr.
Gregory R. Little returns to Rainmaker
The exec is heading back to Rainmaker Entertainment as the company’s first SVP of content.
Teletoon greenlights Chop Chop Ninja
A full multi-screen experience will support the new 40 x 11-minute series from Montreal-based Sardine Productions and Gamerizon.
Portfolio Entertainment names global sales director
Jonathan Abraham will be responsible for selling the company’s slate of original programs globally and strengthening Portfolio’s distribution division.