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I F*CKING LOVE SCIENCE Appoints New Agent

I F*CKING LOVE SCIENCE Appoints New Agent

Untapped Agency has been appointed the Australia and New Zealand licensing agency for the global science blogging brand I F*CKING LOVE (IFL) SCIENCE. “We are very fortunate to work with IFL Science to fulfil the consumer demand for IFL Science products and promotions” says Celia Murray, Director of Licensing and Trademarks Attorney at Untapped Agency….

Toys Cast as Stars of Iconic Scenes from Disney Princess Movies

Toys Cast as Stars of Iconic Scenes from Disney Princess Movies

Disney today revealed a new photo series reimagining iconic scenes from Disney Princess movies to celebrate the importance of play and storytelling ahead of New York International Toy Fair. The photos created by lauded toy photographer Brian McCarty recreate pivotal moments from the epic adventures of Merida (Brave), Tiana (The Princess and the Frog) and…

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

A new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows movie trailer aired during the Super Bowl on Monday, titled ‘Big Game Spot’. The new #TMNT2 movie by Paramount Pictures is directed by Dave Green and will be released on June 2nd in Australia.

m4e Inks International Broadcast Deals for Wissper

m4e Inks International Broadcast Deals for Wissper

On the heels of its latest sales to the U.S. (Nick Jr.) and Latin America (Discovery Kids), m4e AG has secured further international broadcast deals for its all-new CGI-animated series ‘Wissper’. Originally commissioned by Channel 5’s kids strand Milkshake! and created by Dan Good, the 52 x 7-minute animated comedy-adventure will air on the free-TV…

Nickelodeon Unveils 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards Nominees

Nickelodeon Unveils 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards Nominees

Nickelodeon today revealed the nominations for the 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards (KCAs). The event will air live from LA at 11am (AEDT) on Sunday March 13th and encore at 6pm on Nickelodeon. This year looks to be bigger than ever with more nominees, two new categories and all your favourite stars under the one roof!…

DHX Brands Grows Global Presence with Key Hires

DHX Brands Grows Global Presence with Key Hires

DHX Brands is expanding its team with three key hires across its LA and London offices. Kaisa Nieminen has been appointed Senior Brand Manager, for North America, based in the Los Angeles office reporting to Tor Bushell VP, Global Brand Management in London. Dave Tovey joins in the newly created role of Business Development Manager,…

Word of Web Appoints Regional Representatives for Pusheen the Cat

Word of Web Appoints Regional Representatives for Pusheen the Cat

Word of Web, the global brand management firm representing Pusheen the Cat, has appointed new agents to spearhead the Pusheen licensing programme in two key regional markets. They are Haven Licensing for Australia & New Zealand and Brand New Day Licensing for Mexico. Haven Licensing is Australia’s leading entertainment and brand licensing agency, with a…

Parragon Extends its Creative Play and Gift Programme with The World of Eric Carle

Parragon Extends its Creative Play and Gift Programme with The World of Eric Carle

Parragon, global creator of books and gifts, and The World of Eric Carle, the award-winning brand based on works by the acclaimed children’s author and illustrator, have extended their partnership to bring a new and exciting collection of children’s products to the market, featuring Carle’s signature artwork. The Joester Loria Group, worldwide licensing agent for…

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Victoria Azarenka and Lleyton Hewitt headline Kids Tennis Day

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Victoria Azarenka and Lleyton Hewitt headline Kids Tennis Day

Thousands of families attended the fourth annual Kids Tennis Day presented by Nickelodeon at Melbourne Park today ahead of Australian Open 2016. The sold-out event was headlined by Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Victoria Azarenka, Caroline Wozniacki, Milos Raonic and Lleyton Hewitt, who served up the fun with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles at the Rod…

Entertainment One Announces Just Play as Global Master Toy Partner for its Top Rated Preschool Property PJ Masks

Entertainment One Announces Just Play as Global Master Toy Partner for its Top Rated Preschool Property PJ Masks

Entertainment One (eOne), is proud to announce the appointment of Just Play, LLC, a leading children’s toy manufacturer, as global master toy partner for its new hit TV series, PJ Masks. PJ Masks launched on Disney Channel and Disney Junior in the U.S. in September 2015. The new CGI animated series quickly became one of…