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Corus Entertainment picks Guru Studio’s Pikwik

The preschool series will launch on Treehouse next year to coincide with its U.S. debut on Disney Junior.

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Roundtable: Cross-territory common ground

In the first of an occasional series, producer-association heads from the U.K., Canada and Australia pinpointed points of divergence and opportunity in the disrupted TV landscape.

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Mary Bredin to exit Guru Studio

The EVP of content and strategy at the Toronto children’s entertainment company is leaving to pursue work as a consultant.

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Guru Studio continues to expand exec team

The Toronto-based prodco has hired former Portfolio Entertainment director of international sales and acquisitions Jonathan Abraham.

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Guru Studio boards The Breadwinner

Production on the Canada/Ireland/Luxembourg copro started last month.

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Disney Junior Canada orders third season of Justin Time

Netflix will stream Justin Time: The New Adventures to its worldwide subscribers in 2016, except in Canada.

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Justin Time spinoff headed to Netflix

Guru Studio’s animated series is being spun off into a Netflix original.


Latin America Discovers Justin Time second season

The deal sees Guru Studio’s animated preschool series reach further into the Latin market.

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TVO makes Wish Come True

The animated cartoon about the magical world of wishes was created by FriendsWithYou and has already spun off a toy line.


Animation producers must do more with less, says TAAFI panel

Industry experts discussed the challenges facing Canadian producers at the inaugural Toronto animation festival Saturday.