Saturday, November 18

Tag: Looney Tunes

Warner Scores Justin Lin and LeBron James for ‘Space Jam ‘Sequel…

Headlines, Licensing, Top Stories
Fast $Furious Director- Justin Lin has a proven track record of slick Box Office hits and teaming up with Basket Ball star - LeBron James could prove a winning combination for Space Jam-2...  The splashy Michael Jordan basketball-based mash-up termed  as Space Jam is getting the follow up treatment with the help of some famed talents with Warner Bros backing the project. Lin, Andrew Dodge and Alfredo Botello are tasked with the scripting duties for the follow-up to the 1996 original starring Michael Jordan... Justin Lin who helmed four of the five, terrific Fast & Furious series along with Andrew Dodge, Alfredo Botello is on the go for shooting some intergalactic hoops with Lebron James. (more…)

The Newest Turner and Sky content-contract increases Sky’s portfolio to over 4,500 episodes of kids’ show!!!

Animation, Channels
European heavyweight in pay-TV segment –Sky has entered into an agreement which sealed a long term content–contract for several shows from Cartoon Network, Boomerang and preschool channel Cartoonito.European heavyweight in pay-TV segment –Sky has entered into an agreement which sealed a long term content –contract for several shows from Cartoon Network, Boomerang and preschool channel Cartoonito. (more…)

Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA Renews Deal With TCC For Classic Animated Characters

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
Looney Tunes, Tom and Jerry and Scooby-Doo Among Properties to Feature in Retail Loyalty Programmes Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA (WBCP EMEA) has renewed its deal with retail marketing company TCC, which has created a number of new retail loyalty programmes featuring key characters from Warner Bros.’ beloved animation portfolio. Tom and Jerry, Looney Tunes and Scooby-Doo are among the properties that will front retail campaigns across the EMEA region.  The promotional support will cover instant rewards programmes, redemption rewards schemes, digital consumer games and ‘spend and get’ offers at supermarkets, hypermarkets, petrol stations, convenience stores and DIY and home improvement outlets. (more…)

MOSCHINO’S LOONEY TUNES COLLECTION HITS RETAIL IN LONDON

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
Dedicated Store Windows Launch in Milan and Rome Before Being Unveiled in Los Angeles and London Later This Month The highly anticipated retail launch of Moschino’s Looney Tunes collection has kicked off with dedicated windows across the fashion house’s European stores. The branded store windows will run in Milan and Rome for a two-week period, with the collection then launching in London and Los Angeles later this month. (more…)

WARNER BROS. CONSUMER PRODUCTS APPOINTS MEGALICENSE INTERNATIONAL AS LICENSING REPRESENTATIVES IN RUSSIA AND CIS MARKETS

Licensing
Specialist is On Board to Expand and Develop Regional Opportunities Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA (WBCP) proudly announces that it has appointed Megalicense International as its licensing representatives in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States’ (CIS) markets as of January 1, 2016. Under the agreement with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, Megalicense International will be responsible for WBCP’s vast portfolio of classic brands, television, films and new theatrical releases and their licensing and merchandising programs in Russia and CIS markets. (more…)

BOOMERANG BOUNCES INTO MALAYSIA ON HYPPTV

Channels, Headlines
Turner’s second flagship kids’ brand increases its regional footprint Boomerang, the global kids’ brand and companion channel to Cartoon Network, has launched in Malaysia on HyppTV with a two-month free preview available from August 1, 2015. Boomerang is an all-animation network with a line-up of household names and contemporary cartoons programmed for both kids and their families. The channel offers exclusive, first-run content including new episodes of timeless favourites such as Tom and Jerry, Looney Tunes and Scooby-Doo, as well as premium acquisitions including Garfield, Pink Panther, Strawberry Shortcake, My Little Pony, Mr. Bean, Inspector Gadget, DreamWorks’ Turbo FAST and DreamWorks’ two Dragons series. (more…)

Turner Broadcasting & Warner Bros. sign global multi-series deal for BOOMERANG

Animation, Headlines
Nearly 450 Half-Hours of Original Content from Warner Bros. Animation to Premiere on the Rebranded Network New WBA Series Bunnicula, Wabbit – A Looney Tunes Production and Be Cool Scooby-Doo! Set for Global Rollout this Autumn Turner Broadcasting and Warner Bros. announced today that together, the two Time Warner companies are deepening their ongoing partnership with a global agreement that will build on the company’s two-network strategy by strengthening the pipeline of original content being developed for the recently rebranded Boomerang, the beloved network known for its funny and timeless contemporary animation. (more…)

Looney Tunes Goes Designer For New Kids Apparel

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
Warner Bros.’ classic Looney Tunes characters Tweety and Bugs Bunny have been reimagined by 10 top fashion designers for a new kids' apparel collection. Designers Roberto Cavalli, Ice Iceberg, Missoni, Laura Biagiotti Dolls, 10x10 Anitaliantheory, Vivetta, Stella Jean, Msgm, Superduperhats and L’F Shoes each created their own interpretation of both characters for the Fashion Comics line. These character images will then appear on the Project Comic line of boys' and girls' sweatshirts, available at retail for fall/winter. (more…)