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Friday, November 2nd, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!11/02/12 Good morning. It’s Friday, November 2, 2012, and this is your first early morning briefing. The National Basketball Association (NBA) launches five new basketball-themed characters, who together make up The NBA Hoop Troop, to represent the league’s K6-12-centric interactive website NBAHoopTroop.com (www.nbahooptroop.com), which is a joint venture with Cartoon Network. The […]

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!11/01/12 Good morning. It’s Thursday, November 1, 2012, and this is your first early morning briefing. Nickelodeon will premiere its first full-length stop-motion animated special, It’s A SpongeBob Christmas!, on Sunday, December 9, at 7:30p, following the holiday special’s CBS TV premiere on Friday, November 23. The half-hour special features John Goodman as […]

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!10/31/12 Good morning. It’s Wednesday, October 31, 2012, and this is your first early morning briefing. Disney purchases Lucasfilm in a cash and stock deal valued at US $4 billion (half in cash and issuing about 40 million share at the closing of the deal). Lucasfilm is fully owned by Lucasfilm Chairman, CEO […]

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!10/30/12 Good morning. It’s Tuesday, October 30, 2012, and this is your first early morning briefing. Germany-based Bertelsmann and UK-based Pearson are merging their trade-book publishing companies, Random House and Penguin Group respectively. Under the deal, which is expected to be finalized in the second half of 2013, Bertelsmann will own 53% and […]

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!10/29/12 Good morning. It’s Monday, October 29, 2012, and this is your first early morning briefing. BabyFirst, the babies/toddlers/family aimed network, and Reader’s Digest are teaming up to produce a co-branded child development book series based on the BabyFirst’s programming. Set to launch in summer 2013, the first two books in the BabyFirst-Reader’s […]

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!10/26/12 Good morning. It’s Friday, October 26, 2012, and this is your first early morning briefing. ZeptoLab, the company behind the game Cut the Rope, launches its new mixed live-action/animated series, Om Nom Stories, based on the little green monster from Cut the Rope, on the ZeptoLab YouTube channel. Set in a live-action […]

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!10/25/12 Good morning. It’s Thursday, October 25, 2012, and this is your first early morning briefing. Atari signs an exclusive licensing deal with Hilco Brands, a unit of Hilco Trading, and joint venture partner Musterbrand, to handle Atari’s brand licensing in the US, Canada and Europe, Russia, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Japan, […]

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!10/24/12 Good morning. It’s Wednesday, October 24, 2012, and this is your first early morning briefing. Fox International Channel‘s BabyTV Channel launches its new short-form CGI animated series Billy Bam Bam (5-minute episodes). Targeted to babies and toddlers, Billy Bam Bam is designed to encourage young kids to use their imagination and be […]

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!10/23/12 Good morning. It’s Tuesday, October 23, 2012, and this is your first early morning briefing. Toronto-based Radical Sheep Productions (Stella and Sam, Yub Yubs, The Big Comfy Couch) acquires the rights to the graphic novel series Fangbone! Third-Grade Barbarian, by author/illustrator Michael Rex (Goodnight Goon, The Runaway Mummy). Under the deal Radical […]

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!10/22/12 Good morning. It’s Monday, October 22, 2012, and this is your first early morning briefing. Degrassi reaches a major milestone, particularly in the tween/teen arena, this month with the 300th episode premiere in the US on TeenNick this Friday, October 26 at 9p. Over the years Degrassi, currently in its 12th seasons, […]

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