Disney XD snaps up two DHX shows
Disney XD has acquired animated fantasy series Fangbone! (pictured) and semi-scripted gamer magazine series Gaming Show (In My Parents’ Garage) from DHX Media for broadcast in international markets.
DHX TV reveals re-rebranded channels, new shows
New names and programming details are unveiled for DHX’s de-Disneyed stable of youth-targeted TV channels and brands. (Gaming Show pictured.)
Odd Squad, Daniel Tiger get new seasons
The kids series, both coproductions with Canadian prodcos, get second and third seasons, respectively, on their Canadian and U.S. pubcasters.
YTV stays in the zone
From Kidscreen magazine: How the Corus Entertainment-owned kidcaster is bolstering its content offerings amid national regulatory changes. (Some Assembly Required pictured.)
Kate & Mim-Mim gets second season, licensing deals
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment has greenlit a second season of the DHX Media-produced animated preschool series.
Disney Junior Latin America snaps up more Daniel Tiger
9 Story Media Group has licensed the second season of acclaimed preschool series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood to Disney Junior Latin America.
DHX Media earnings up on strong digital content sales, TV subs
The Halifax-based entertainment company posted record Q3 fiscal results driven by its digital distribution and TV businesses. (Family series The Next Step pictured.)
9 Story sells Get Ace to Boing France
Turner Kids’ pay-TV channel Boing France has acquired Galaxy Pop’s 52 x 11-minute adventure toon Get Ace in a deal brokered by the show’s distributor, 9 Story Media Group.
ABC acquires TVOKids series Lady Vocab
Picture Box Distribution has sold educational TVOKids series Lady Vocab to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC).
DHX Media inks raft of international SVOD deals
DHX Media has licensed more than 5,000 half -hours of kids and family content across nine new subscription video-on-demand platforms.