Cynopsis: Kids

Wednesday, April 11th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!04/11/12 Good morning. It’s Wednesday, April 11, 2012, and this your first early morning briefing. Disney teams with Tencent, China’s largest internet service provider, and the Ministry of Culture’s China Animation Group, to form a new partnership, The National Animation Creative Research and Development Cooperation, which aims to advance the China’s animation industry. […]

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

A CYNOPSIS MESSAGE FROM SPROUT   NBC Kids:Energizing families on Saturday Mornings! Coming in July, parents and preschoolers will get up and get active with NBC Kids, a new broadcast block powered by the kids experts at Sprout.  Healthy lifestyle programs including Lazytown and The Wiggles will inspire the whole family. Jump right in! Contact […]

Monday, April 9th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!04/09/12 Good morning. It’s Monday, April 9, 2012, and this your first early morning briefing. Answering a few questions this week is Michael Hirsh, CEO of Cookie Jar Group. In 2004, Hirsh and his partner, Toper Taylor, acquired the troubled Canadian company Cinar, which produced a range of kid programming, and rebranded the […]

Friday, April 6th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!04/06/12 Good morning. It’s Friday, April 6, 2012, and this your first early morning briefing. Hasbro Studios, the LA-based TV production and distribution arm of Hasbro, inks a multi-year deal with Netflix for its content across multiple platforms in the US.  Under the new deal, ten franchises, including new and catalog season of […]

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!04/05/12 Good morning. It’s Thursday, April 5, 2012, and this your first early morning briefing. The Hub unveils plans to premiere the all-new, action-adventure animated series Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters Saturday, June 2, 2012. Additionally, the network will offer a sneak peek of the first three episodes of Kaijudo: Rise of […]

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!04/04/12 Good morning. It’s Wednesday, April 4, 2012, and this your first early morning briefing. CBeebies (UK) commissions The Foundation, a Zodiak Kids production company, to produce the new preschool series Let’s Play (26×11). Hosted by Sid Sloane (CBeebies’ Get Set Go and Big Fun Time) and a new female host (to be […]

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!04/03/12 Good morning. It’s Tuesday, April 3, 2012, and this your first early morning briefing. Disney Junior, the newly launched 24-hour preschool channel, reaches a distribution agreement with the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC). The new US deal with the NCTC, which serves 950+ independent cable companies, is in effect immediately and will […]

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

A CYNOPSIS MESSAGE FROM SPROUT NBC and Sprout:Bringing families together on Saturday Mornings with NBC Kids! Coming in July, NBC Kids will spark parent-child interaction  with broadcast premieres of Justin Time and Poppy Cat and original Do-It-Together shows like Sprout’s Noodle & Doodle and Henson’s Pajanimals. Connect with these engaged families.Contact Frank Ciancio, SVP Advertising […]

Friday, March 30th, 2012

Cynopsis: Kids!03/30/12 Good morning. It’s Friday, March 30, 2012, and this your first early morning briefing. Nelvana acquires Chorion‘s Silver Lining Production Limited‘s interest in the preschool property Max & Ruby. Nelvana now holds the complete worldwide TV production and merchandise licensing rights to the brand. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. […]

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

A CYNOPSIS MESSAGE FROM DISNEY XD   DISNEY XD CONTINUES STRONG GROWTH! 12 continuous quarters of year-over-year growth (longest in Kids’ Cable) 2011 was highest rated year ever in its history among Total Viewers, Kids and Tweens Lab Rats premiered to our highest ratings ever among Kids, Tweens and Total Viewers- posting higher Boy 6-11 […]