Tag Archives: children’s TV

Mr Men & Little Miss to return to TV screens for Gen Alpha to enjoy

Endeavor Content and Japanese design and licensing company Sanrio (Hello Kitty), which acquired the Mr Men Little Miss brand in 2011, have closed a deal that will see the much-loved characters return to our TV screens. The deal continues Endeavor Content’s push to identify compelling long-term IP and to produce premium family, …

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The Pokémon Company launches limited animated series Pokémon Evolutions amid 25th anniversary celebrations

The Pokémon Company International has today detailed the launch of a new limited animated series created to celebrate 25 years of the global entertainment franchise. Called Pokémon Evolutions, the trailer for the new, eight-episode series can be watched below. The new series will take fans on a journey through all …

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Moonbug Entertainment and Sky Kids bring new Blippi and Care Bears episodes to UK families

Moonbug Entertainment Ltd. is broadening its partnership with Sky Kids to bring a selection of new episodes to of its hit show Blippi as well as Care Bears to kids and families across the UK. A selection of Blippi episodes and specials, including Blippi’s Great Green Adventure, Summer Sports Camp and Halloween, will …

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Rubies strikes pan-European alliance with ZAG for new Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir dress up

The global costumes giant, Rubies has forged a pan-European alliance with the independent animation studio, ZAG, to develop, manufacture, and distribute a dress up and accessories range for Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir. The latest in the pair’s partnership arrives ahead of the premiere of the $100m theatrical …

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Pokémon is heading to the BBC as iPlayer catches series and movies for the first time

The British broadcaster has acquired two complete story arcs from the Pokémon the Series collection to be housed on the BBC iPlayer, along with the story arcs’ accompanying feature-length Pokémon the Movie for both linear broadcast and the iPlayer. This will mark the first time that Pokémon has been broadcast …

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Hasbro and eOne’s new comedy series Ninja Express to launch on CBBC this July

Hasbro’s global entertainment studio, eOne, has launched a new kids’ animated series to the global stage, an ‘absurd 2D and 3D mix of animated comedy’ for six to 11 year old kids, titled Ninja Express. The series – c0-produced with Creative Conspiracy and Frogbox – follows the antics of a …

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Bluey races to the top of the ratings on CBeebies and iPlayer one month into UK free to air launch

Bluey has been named the top rating programme on CBeebies in April, the same month that the popular preschool series launched to its free to air home in the UK. The series also become the number one show in its time slot for 0 to six year old children, and …

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Mattel named global toy partner for new animated series from Chris ‘Ludacris’ Bridges, Karma’s World in 9 Story partnership

Mattel has joined forces with 9 Story Media Group and Karma’s World Entertainment for a multi-year global licensing deal for the new CG animated series created by Chris ‘Ludacris’ Bridges, called Karma’s World. The series is set to premiere on Netflix later this year, while Mattel will be rolling out …

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Aurora World named master toy partner for Aardman’s festive musical Robin Robin

Aurora World has been tapped as the master toy partner for Aardman’s new animated musical special, Robin Robin in a deal that will see the company develop the plush version of the titular character. The new plush Robin Robin will be launched alongside the publishing and film premiere of the …

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Smash hit kids’ series Bluey to land on CBeebies next month with UK toy ranges to follow

The Australian smash hit kids’ series, Bluey is landing on CBeebies next month. The channel will be the first free-to-air platform in the UK to broadcast the series which is backed by BBC Studios. Under the new deal, series one of the hit animated series will air on the channel …

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