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Polly Pocket locks in new broadcast deals

Universal Kids has picked up season one and a just-greenlit season two of the toy-inspired show from DHX and Mattel.

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DHX, Mattel get Polly in broadcasters’ pockets

The companies announced the sale of the kids animated property to 16 broadcasters internationally.

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Corus links up with Thomas & Friends

The deal with Mattel will see the preschool series air on Treehouse, while Nelvana will represent the Thomas the Tank Engine brand as its official Canadian licensing agent.

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DHX revenues hit $121.9M in Q2

The company’s multi-platform network Wildbrain posted strong growth in the quarter, while its linear TV business posted year-over-year declines of 8%.

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Deals: Breaking Glass Pictures, Films Transit, DHX Media

Breaking Glass takes U.S. rights to Yan England’s 1:54, plus new international deals inked for Bob the Builder and Fireman Sam.

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Lone Eagle to bring The Toy Box to Canada

The Toronto prodco inked a format option deal with Electus International for the branded toy reality series.

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DHX, Mattel greenlight 52 more Bob the Builder eps

With production on the children’s animation currently underway in Halifax, the companies also greenlit a third season of Fireman Sam.

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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.


Deals: Stingray, eOne, DHX, Attraction

Attraction Distribution has taken the international sales rights to Dave Schultz’s Considering Love and Other Magic (pictured), and more deals of the week.

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DHX Media inks kids content deal with Mattel

The long-term partnership will see the companies jointly fund, codevelop and coproduce four Mattel properties.

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CTV and Mattel partner on Ken and Barbie promo for eTalk

CTV’s eTalk entertainment show has snagged an interview with Ken and Barbie, thanks to still photo animation and a promotional tie-up between CTV Brand Partnerships and Mattel.