Celebrity Licensing Food & Drink 

#ThrowbackThursday: These not-so-popular celebrities turned restaurateurs!

With new faces and talent joining the Bollywood industry every day, a career in films is not always very long. Not only celebrities managed to entertain us on-screen, some also have delivered lip-smacking delicacies also! Recently, popular actress Jacqueline Fernandez opened her restaurant ‘Pali Thai’ in Mumbai’s Bandra. Venturing into businesses other than acting is not unheard of and restaurant business seems to be a favorite of our Indian celebs. Here’s a look at some of the celebrities who have turned restaurateurs: Suniel Shetty: Suniel Shetty established his restaurant business…

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Character Licensing 

DHX brands signs new licensing deals for ‘Teletubbies’ in South Korea

DHX Brands has signed nine new consumer products licensees for its Teletubbies brand in South Korea. The news follows the recent launch of the new Teletubbies series in South Korea on the country’s leading public broadcaster, KBS, and on streaming services Naver TV and Naver Junior. The new consumer products line builds on the strategy to expand the Teletubbies brand throughout Asia and capitalize on the significant opportunity in the region. Targeting both children and adults, and aiming to tap into the brand’s strong heritage in South Korea, the range…

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Merchandise Licensing 

Marvel, littleBits release Avengers Hero Inventor Kit

Marvel has partnered with LittleBits to introduce the Avengers Hero Inventor Kit, an electronic building block creation set inspired by the Avengers franchise. The new kit allows kids to create and customize high-tech hero gear and a unique superhero identity using LittleBits electronic blocks. Here’s how your kids can transform themselves into superheroes: Each package includes nine Bits, seven hero gear parts, two sticker sheets, and access to the free LittleBits Avengers Hero Inventor app, which gives creators step-by-step guides featuring Ironman, The Hulk, Shiri, Black Widow among others. Additional…

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Apparel Licensing 

Lingerie brand Undiz unveils Betty Boop collection

King Features, the exclusive worldwide licensing agent for Fleischer Studios, has partnered with lingerie brand Undiz for a collection of underwear. The designs were inspired by Betty Boop, a fashion icon of the modern age and the original “It” girl. Biplano Licensing brokered the transaction. “Undiz’ flirty and unique style make them a perfect fit for Betty Boop, who has personified those qualities for decades,” said Carla Silva, VP, and GM, Global Head of Licensing for King Features. The Betty Boop-inspired collection includes nightwear, swimwear, and underwear for women featuring…

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Celebrity Licensing Fashion & Accessories 

Cosmetic mogul Kylie Jenner now has her own custom Instagram filter

Television personality and model Kylie Jenner has now got her very own custom filter on Instagram. The cosmetic mogul has topped the 2018 Instagram Rich List, having earned one million dollars (Rs 6,87,15,000) on each post. Not only this, the financial magazine Forbes estimated that Kylie’s worth is estimated at USD 900 million, making her not just the richest member of the Kardashian-Jenner clan but to become the youngest self-made billionaire ever. Currently, Facebook’s brainchild Mark Zuckerberg is the current record holder of the title, whose worth was estimated at…

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