Tag: Australia

Lawless Entertainment Appointed Worldwide Representatives for Return of the Dodger

Headlines, Licensing
The Los Angeles-based agency will represent Return of the Dodger, a project with a new twist on the story of Oliver Twist and the Artful Dodger, for television co-production and distribution, licensing, merchandising and publishing Lawless Entertainment is delighted to announce their appointment as worldwide representatives for Return of the Dodger a project that tells the unknown story of Oliver Twist and the Artful Dodger in1890’s London.  Lawless will handle television co-production and distribution, licensing, merchandising, and publishing. (more…)

Warner Bros., DC Entertainment Launches ScoobyDoo, LooneyTunes and DCKids interactive sites

Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and DC Entertainment have announced the launch of the all-new ScoobyDoo.com, LooneyTunes.com and DCKids.com, three new entertainment destinations for kids that will engage fans with all their favorite Warner Bros. characters and DC Comics Super Heroes in a dynamic immersive experience, featuring original new content. “Now, more than ever, providing universal access to a world of content is key to engaging even our youngest fans,” said Karen McTier, Executive Vice President of Warner Bros. Consumer Products. “We are excited to offer this new entertainment experience that delivers fun and engagement for kids across multiple digital platforms.” (more…)

eOne Secures New Licensing Partners for Peppa Pig in Australia

Licensing, Top Stories
Entertainment One Licensing (eOne) has secured a raft of new deals for Peppa Pig in Australia, the Company announced today. Newly signed licensees include Hunter Leisure (wheeled toys and furniture), Big Balloon (role-play), Crayola (colour and activity packs), Maxwell Foods (sultanas), Portmerion (ceramic homewares) and Universal Brands (bath and beauty products). Symingtons have also expanded their Peppa Pig range and will be adding porridge kits and a milkshake mix to their Australian range. (more…)

Garfield Gets More Apparel Partners

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
Paws, Inc. has signed a range of new apparel licensees in the U.S., Brazil, Australia, Canada, the Middle East and France for Garfield. The Classics and Fright Rags have joined the character's apparel program in the U.S. with Classics focusing on tops and bottoms and Fright Rags featuring a horror-inspired version of the feisty feline. The two new additions join ODM, which has a line of men’s and boys’ tees currently at Walmart, and Paws, Inc. is looking to add more apparel partners to the U.S. roster. (more…)

Matt Hatter Chronicles gets a new publisher

Global publisher Parragon Books has partnered with Platinum Films to publish a range of activity formats for the TV series "Matt Hatter Chronicles" in Australia, the U.K. and South Africa. Parragon will create a range of Matt Hatter activity titles that will include sticker and activity books, coloring books and picture storybooks featuring 3D technology. (more…)


Channels, Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
Luxury collection set to Arrive at Retail Spring/Summer 2015   Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products announces a collaboration with acclaimed London-based designer, Beatrix Ong MBE on a range of luxury SpongeBob SquarePants accessories, home wares and a selection of apparel set to appear in retail in spring/summer 2015. (more…)