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Cosmos-Maya secures deal for bollywood blockbuster DABANGG

Next from Cosmos-Maya is an animated series inspired by Chulbul Pandey; the iconic cop immortalized by Salman Khan in the massively popular Dabangg Leading India and Singapore-based animation studio Cosmos-Maya has signed a deal with Arbaaz Khan Productions to adapt its Bollywood blockbuster Dabangg franchise into an animated series. Cosmos-Maya is producing two seasons of 52 half hours. In a first of its kind animation adaptation of a Bollywood franchise, the lead actor will play his adult character rather than being turned into a child avatar. Targeted at a kids…

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Soon, ‘Fast and Furious’ animated series coming to Netflix

In what can be termed as good news for the ‘Fast and Furious’ fans, the studio has announced plans to produce animated series on the action franchise at Netflix, with DreamWorks behind the brand-new venture. The Fast and the Furious is an American franchise based on a series of action films that is largely concerned with illegal street racing, heists and espionage. The plot will follow a new character Tony Toretto – the cousin of Vin Diesel’s character, Dominic Toretto, the character played by franchise star Vin Diesel across seven…

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Brandgenuity Named Licensing Agent for Animated Series Oddbods

Odd-of-the box thinking to drive licensing efforts  Leading global brand licensing agency, Brandgenuity, has been selected by One Animation as licensing agent in the US and Canada for the global smash hit animated series, Oddbods. The New York-based agency will build a licensing program for the Oddbods brand in categories including publishing, toys and games, apparel and accessories, back-to-school, home, gifts, social expression, experiences and more. Created and produced by CG animation studio One Animation, Oddbods has seen a dramatic expansion of its fan base over the last 12 months,…

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Turner and Cyber Group Studios launches new animated series Taffy

Turner and Cyber Group Studios have joined forces to create a brand-new animated series, currently entitled Taffy, for Turner’s second flagship kids’ channel Boomerang across international markets. Based on an original creation from Cyber Group Studios and developed with Turner, Taffy follows the non-stop, slapstick extravaganza faced by loyal hound dog, Bentley. His life is turned on its head when Bentley’s billionaire old-lady-owner, Mrs Muchmore, takes in a raccoon called Taffy – an imposter posing as a wide-eyed, fluffy angora cat. Each instalment sees Bentley try to expose the intruder…

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Amazon Prime India buys 100 hours of Zodiak Kids

A line-up of titles from Zodiak Kids has been sold to Amazon India, in a deal amassing to over 100 hours. As part of the deal, Amazon India has acquired all four seasons of Novel Entertainment’s Horrid Henry. “We are extremely happy to announce our collaboration with Zodiak Kids by bringing immensely popular characters like Horrid Henry to India,” said Nitesh Kripalani, director and country head at Amazon Prime Video India. “This alliance adds further volume to our existing bouquet of great kids’ programming, thus paving the way for us…

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Rainbow Ruby Gets New Global Media Partners

After its successful, animated series Rainbow Ruby has secured a range of new global media partners. The show is produced by CJ E&M, in association with DHX Media, which handles television sales in the US, Canada & EMEA (excluding France); and China Entertainment, which handles television sales and L&M business in China. CPLG is handling the global licensing program (excluding Asia and Latin America). “We are thrilled with the positive response to Rainbow Ruby from both broadcasters and viewers,” said Dong Sig Shin, head of animation division at CJ E&M.…

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Character Licensing Food Licensing 

Alvin and Chipmunks partners Citterio for new range of food products

Popular children’s show Alvin and the Chipmunks is making its move into the food aisle thanks to a new partnership with the Italian packaged cooked meats and snacks specialist, Citterio. The new deal will see the hit property launch its own branded range of UnDueTris snacks in supermarkets and hypermarkets across Italy. UnDueTris offers a range of snacks in two flavours: salame and ham, each accompanied by fragrant breadsticks and apple puree made for eating on the go.Each themed pack will feature sketches of Alvin and his troupe of friends…

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Youtube Kids and Pocoyo sign deal for New Season exclusivity

YouTube Kids has struck an exclusive deal for new episodes of Spanish children’s series Pocoyo. YouTube and its children’s app, which is now live in 26 countries around the world, will be the exclusive home to season four of the preschool animated show. It marks the first time Pocoyo will be available to viewers first via YouTube rather than a broadcaster. The new season will be available from tomorrow in Spanish and Portuguese and from November 28 in English. The series follows curious, fun-loving boy Pocoyo and his friends as…

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Cartoon Network Plans To Have First Ever Powerpuff Girls Pop-Up Shop

Cartoon Network is celebrating a new fan engagement campaign Powerpuff yourself with Powfactor themes to create a powerful blend of empowerment and creativity In celebration of the new campaign, Cartoon Network is hosting a “Powerpuff Girls” pop-up shop this weekend, from Friday 18th November through to Sunday 20th  November, which will be their first ever pop-up shop in New York City. The Powfactor Shop in New York City will allow fans to experience the new Powerpuff Yourself maker and exclusively print their personally created avatar on merchandise such as t-shirts,…

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