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Ken Faier exits DHX to set up own shop

With the purchase of DHX’s interactive division, the media conglomerate’s former SVP has set up Epic Story Media to develop IPs from the ground up.

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YMA hands out English-language Awards of Excellence

Sinking Ship Entertainment and Relish Interactive scored multiple wins at last night’s 2017 Youth Media Alliance English-language awards ceremony.

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YMA to honour DeNure, Horodyski

The DHX Media president and COO and Ben’s At Home director will receive special awards at a gala in May.

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Nick preps DHX Media’s The Other Kingdom

The live-action show created and executive produced by Thomas W. Lynch is set to bow April 10 on Nickelodeon in the U.S.

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DHX Studios launches with new facility, leadership team

DHX Media has consolidated its animation and live-action production activities under the newly rebranded DHX Studios, in addition to opening a new animation studio in Vancouver.

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DHX Media shuffles management after Family Channel buy

Michael Donovan becomes executive chairman, while Dana Landry is promoted from CFO to CEO of the Halifax-based indie producer.

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Bell Media sells four TV properties to DHX Media for $170M

The Halifax-based producer picks up Family Channel and three Disney-branded channels that had been on the auction block following BCE’s $3.38 billion purchase of Astral Media.

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The Fonz’s book series Hank Zipzer heads to CBBC

Actor and author Henry ‘the Fonz’ Winkler is set to star in the TV series adaptation of his children’s book series . The series from DHX Media and Walker Productions has been commissioned by CBBC and will hit the small screen early next year.

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CTV to debut Satisfaction on June 24

The sitcom from creator Tim McAuliffe will air Mondays at 8 p.m. and lead into the second season of Anger Management.

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Lionsgate to co-distribute Satisfaction comedy

The mini-studio will join DHX Media to shop the CTV single camera sitcom outside of Canada.

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DHX taps Thom Chapman as territory manager

The former ToonBox Entertainment exec (pictured) will be responsible for sales to English-speaking Canada and the Asia Pacific territories.

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Toper Taylor named DHX consultant

Former Cookie Jar Entertainment co-founder, president and COO Toper Taylor has re-launched his executive consulting firm at ToperTaylor.com and has been appointed as a non-exclusive consultant by DHX Media.