Kids’ CBC

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Kids’ CBC to rebrand

As part of a winter rebrand to CBC Kids, the Canadian pubcaster will introduce new content, hosts, and part ways with veteran presenter Patty Sullivan (pictured).

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Forte, Headtrip ink deal with WB for Snapshots format

The recently greenlit kids series for Kids’ CBC has a head start on world travel.

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CBC greenlights animated Atwood adaptation

Based on Margaret Atwood’s The Wide World of Wandering Wenda, the kids series will be produced by Breakthrough and PIP Animation.

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Kids’ CBC hires new production execs

Marie McCann (pictured) is one of two new faces added to Martin Markle’s programming team.

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Temple Street Distribution acquires animated kids series

Ollie! The Boy Who Became What He Ate is the company’s first outside acquisition.

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CBC readies Scout and the Gumboot Kids

Series co-creator Tara Hungerford on the strategy behind the interstitial series, which aims to tap into urban family and international audiences.

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CBC taps Martin Markle to lead kids TV

The pubcaster has also hired former Shaw Media digital programming manager Zach Feldberg.

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The Moblees move beyond the TV screen

Extensions for the Boulevard- and Shaftesbury-produced preschool series now include an iPad app and a live summer tour that kicked off last week.

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Kim Wilson exits Kids’ CBC

The longtime creative head of children’s content is no longer with the Canadian pubcaster.

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The Moblees looks to get kids moving

Kids’ CBC is set to air new live-action series The Moblees from Shaftesbury and Boulevard, which encourages kids to live a healthier lifestyle.

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Brain Power, Kids’ CBC team on kids app series

Toronto-based Brain Power Studio and Kids’ CBC are putting the focus on app-based shows with their new coproduction Lazoo.

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Sinking Ship brings aboard new head of production

Former Kids’ CBC exec Carla de Jong (pictured) joins Toronto-based Sinking Ship Entertainment in the newly created role of head of production.