Tuesday, December 11

Tag: Vivid Imaginations

ITV STUDIOS GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT’S THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO GATHERS MOMENTUM IN NEW ZEALAND AND AUSTRALIA

Animation, Headlines
-          Excellent Broadcast Ratings For New Series -          Consumer Products Programme Off To Strong Start -          New Partners Added By Markets’ Licensing Agents As ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) continues to build upon the international reach of its highly successful new boys’ property Thunderbirds Are Go, the firm today shares details of the brand’s success so far in Australia and New Zealand. Since its debut in April on Nine Network’s Go! channel in Australia, Thunderbirds Are Go has consistently drawn large audiences, with each episode attracting over 200,000 viewers. In New Zealand, following the outstanding ratings for the first 13 episodes, TVNZ began airing the show on Saturday mornings at 7.20am on TV2 from July 11th 2015. (more…)

ITV STUDIOS GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT PREPARES FOR LAUNCH OF THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO WITH RAFT OF NEW PARTNERS

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
Additions to all key categories including toys, apparel and accessories Ahead of the imminent broadcast debut of the highly anticipated boys’ action adventure series Thunderbirds Are Go on 4th April 2015 on ITV, ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) continues to build momentum with a slate of new licensing deals for the UK and Eire across key categories including toys, apparel and accessories, gifting and stationery. Bolstering the toy category, ITVS GE has signed leading clothing design and manufacturer Global Solutions for Clothing (GSC) to launch a range of children’s hanging dress-up costumes inspired by the new series. The range will be led by the Scott and Virgil Tracy costumes, giving children the chance to dress as their favourite pilots. (more…)