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Good morning. It’s Friday, February 11, 2011, and this is your first early morning Kids briefing.

Little Tugboat, a new Canadian kid/family-centric production company has been set up by Brenda Nietupski, formerly Director/Programming Treehouse, Corus, and Josh Selig, Founder/President Little Airplane Productions.  Nietupski is owner, President and Director of Little Tugboat, while Selig, who has an interest in the company, serves as VP and Director.  Little Tugboat’s first project is the mixed live-action/animated preschool series The Adventures of Napkin Man.  Created by Little Airplane’s Selig and Tone Thyne, the series is in development with CBC (Canada) and is a co-venture between Breakthrough Entertainment and Little Airplane.  Little Tugboat will handle the animation on the pilot, with J.J. Johnson of Sinking Ship Entertainment directing the live-action elements.  The series features a preschool teacher, Mister Anthony, who creates the superhero Napkin Man, who in turn helps young kids learn to manage their feelings in the animated portion of the series. The curriculum for the series was created by Dr. Laura G. Brown (Ni Hao Kai Lan, The Wonder Pets).  Steven DeNure, President and COO, DHX Media, will also sit on the Little Tugboat Board of Directors as an independent member.

He’s baaack.  Jack Black returns as the host of Nickelodeon’s 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards, which will air Saturday, April 2, at 8p, live from the Galen Center at USC in LA.  This marks Black’s third turn as Kids’ Choice host, he previously served as host in 2006 and 2008.  As always, kids will get to vote online ( ) for their favorites in 20 categories from March 7, where they can also find clips and photos of previous Kids’ Choice Awards, and info pages about the show, Black, nominees, digital Fan Kits, a new bog, behind-the science video, daily polls and KCA-themed games, and enter sweepstakes, to name a few things.  Additionally, kids also will be able to vote via the Nick mobile website ( ) and through a new iPhone application, and for the first time on ( ), and the Nickelodeon Facebook page (  Presenting sponsors of Nickelodeon’s 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards are Burger King, General Mills, Hasbro and General Motors. Associate sponsors are Nintendo, Procter & Gamble, Kraft, Skechers and Kmart.  Below a are a few of the categories and nominees, the full list can be found at

TV Show

  • Big Time Rush
  • iCarly
  • The Suite Life on Deck
  • Wizards of Waverly Place

Reality Show

  • American Idol
  • America’s Funniest Home Videos
  • America’s Got Talent
  • Wipeout

TV Cartoon

  • The Penguins of Madagascar
  • Phineas & Ferb
  • Scooby Doo! Mystery Incorporated
  • SpongeBob SquarePants


  • Alice in Wonderland
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
  • The Karate Kid

Animated Movie

  • Despicable Me
  • How To Train Your Dragon
  • Shrek Forever After
  • Toy Story 3

Favorite Butt-Kicker

  • Steve Carell (Despicable Me)
  • Jackie Chan (The Karate Kid)
  • Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man 2)
  • Will Farrell (Megamind)


Tribeca Film acquires all US rights to Unified Pictures‘ movie Janie Jones and will release the film theatrically in multiple US markets, as well as on VOD and other platforms this summer 2011.  The movie was written and directed by David M. Rosenthal, and his based on his own experiences.  The movie, which is not yet rated, revolves around 13-year-old Janie Jones, played by Abigail Breslin (Little Miss Sunshine) who winds up in the custody of her fading rock star dad, played by Alessandro Nivola (Coco Before Chanel), when her mom, Elisabeth Shue (Leaving Las Vegas), heads off to rehab.  Janie uses her own musical talents to help guide her dad, as his career careens off course and his band mates ditch him.  The indie film’s cast also includes Brittany Snow (Hairspray), Peter Stormare (The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus), Frances Fisher (Titanic), Frank Whaley (Swimming with Sharks) and Joel Moore (Avatar). The film features an original music by Eef Barzeley from the alt-country band Clem Snide.

Johnathan Rand, author of the kid/tween-targeted American Chillers books, and Paul D. Goldman (Pacific Ocean Productions), enter into a deal with producer Jim Janicek (Janicek Entertainment), and director Mike Sears (A Warrior’s Heart, Eco Challenge) to develop the Chillers brand for movies, 3D, interactive books and new media.  The campfire-style American Chillers titles have sold 6+ million books.  Janicek Entertainment plans to begin production on two creature features this year.


Tribune Broadcasting finalizes a deal with producer LongNeedle Entertainment to syndicate its new educational/information (E/I) series On the Spot for fall 2011 in the US.  Targeted to teens 13+, On the Spot is a trivia show that offers questions (and answers) based on national and state curriculum standards.  Tribune will air the new show on its O&O stations.  LongNeedle has also signed deals with several local TV stations.  LongNeedle Entertainment also produces/distributes the E/I TV series Animal Atlas and Safari Tracks.

Israel-based RRsat Global Communications Network inks a deal granting Dish Network the rights to several Israeli TV channels, including IsraKids, all of which will be available in the US via Dish Network’s new Israeli package, Israeli Select.  IsraKids – the first 24/7 all original kid-aimed channel featuring long running Israeli kids shows from NOGA Communications.  The other two networks included under the new deal are: The Israeli Network, a new/sport/primetime entertainment channel offering content from Israeli commercial broadcast channels; it will feature English subtitles on its primetime shows for the US; Good Life Israel, which will offer lifestyle/travel/food/health programming from Ananey Communications.

Radical Sheep Productions has begun production on a second season of the preschool series Stella and Sam.  The new season will include 26×11 new episodes.  Distributed by Bejuba Entertainment, Stella and Sam airs in Canada on Playhouse Disney Canada and Playhouse Disney Tele.

CITV (UK) orders a third season of Novel Entertainment’s animated series Horrid Henry.  The new season is comprised of 52×11 new episodes, which are currently in production and set to debut in fall 2011, and brings the total number of Horrid Henry to 156 episodes.  Target Entertainment, which distributes the series outside the UK, has inked TV deals for Horrid Henry, including Mediacorp (Singapore) and TET (Ukraine) taking the first two seasons (104×11), and PBS (Malta) acquiring season one, and Emirates Airline taking both seasons.  On other Horrid Henry news, Novel Entertainment and Vertigo Films’ new live-action 3D Horrid Henry movie is in post production and slated for release in the UK this summer.

Moonscoop completes broadcast and home video deals for its 2D animated series Tara Duncan (26×22).  Based on the kid-targeted fantasy book series by Sophie Audouin-Mamikonian, the TV series is a co-production between Moonscoop and DQ Entertainment.  Acquiring the TV broadcast rights for Tara Duncan are TVE (Spain), Disney Channel (Germany), Nickelodeon (Italy), Dreamia (Portugal), RTBF (Belgium), NRK (Norway), MBC (Middle East), Canal+/ZigZap (Poland) and Chello Central Europe.  Home video rights for the series have been picked up by Universal Pictures France, where the series can be seen on M6 and Disney Channel.  Additionally, Moonscoop’s most recent merchandising deals for the series include: Maroquinerie Luc d’Arvillers (fashion and back to school bags); Papeteries Sill (stationery); ATM (headware and fashion accessories); CTI (bed linen and home textile); Alcara (charms); TV Mania (apparel); Evasion Communication (character costume for retail events).

MTV Networks International (MTVNI) inks deals for the TeenNick dramedy Gigantic (18×30), with Globosat (Brazil) and YTV (Canada) as the first two international broadcasters for the series.  Shot in LA, the scripted series takes a fictional look at ups and downs of teens growing up in Hollywood with famous parents. The ensemble cast features Grace Gummer (Meryl Streep’s daughter) and Gia Mantegna (Joe Mantegna’s daughter).  In other new MTVNI TV deals for Nickelodeon’s kid/tween-targeted series, Ecuavisa (Ecuador) acquires Zoey 101, while CH31 (Kazakhstan) is set to air Drake and Josh, and RTE (Ireland) re-ups its deal for iCarly.


Mattel‘s infant/preschool division, Fisher-Price, enters into an exclusive licensing deal with DreamWorks Animation to serve as the worldwide master toy licensee for several DreamWorks Animation’s feature films and TV series.  First up, Fisher-Price will debut toy lines for Kung Fu Panda 2 and The Penguins of Madagascar next week at Toy Fair 2011.  Other DreamWorks Animation theatrical releases featured under the licensing deal include Puss In Boots, The Croods, Madagascar 3 and Legend of the Guardians and the TV properties include Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness.

  • Fisher-Price will release its Kung Fu Panda 2 toy collection (action figures, mini collectible figures, role play, and plush) in conjunction the movie’s release on May 26, 2011.  The new TV series Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness is set to launch on Nickelodeon in fall 2011.
  • Fisher-Price plans to introduce The Penguins of Madagascar toy line (figures, playsets, role play, plush), including the new Regurgitating Rico Launcher, this fall 2011.  DreamWorks Animation’s new movie Madagascar 3 is schedule for release theatrically on May 25, 2012.

Chorion completes new licensing deals for its preschool property Olivia for the US.  An interactive eBook of the title Olivia Acts Out will launch later this month on iTunes and will be followed in April by a collection of Olivia audio books, featuring CDs with storybooks from Toy Box.  Also in the publishing arena is a new collection of branded ‘Sound’ and ‘Look & Find’ books from PIL, which will launch in September to the book trade, clubs and specialty book stores. Additional Olivia licensing news includes: Rock Paper Pencil will debut a stationery line in second quarter 2011 exclusively at Toys R Us, along with the a new range of Fruit of the Loom OLIVIA packaged underwear; Fall 2011 will see the release of Bakery Craft’s new Olivia cake decor line, and Rubie’s will offer a regular and deluxe costume line for Halloween 2011; Headstrom signs on to create Olivia sports balls, sports toys, and pool toys; and publisher of educational materials and supplies Carson Dellosa, is developing a line of themed classroom activities for launch in January 2012.

Funtactix, a developer of browser-based games, and Paramount Digital Entertainment are partnering to create an online multiplayer game, Rango: The World, based on the Paramount/Nickelodeon Movies upcoming animated feature film Rango starring Johnny Depp as the voice of Rango. Rango: The World will debut simultaneous to Rango on March 4, 2011.  Paramount Digital Entertainment will also release the movie-based action/adventure console game, Rango The Video Game for PlayStation 3, Wii, Nintendo DS and Xbox 360 beginning March 1, 2011.

Todobebe launches its first bilingual iPad/iPhone apps for preschoolers and their moms in Spanish and Portuguese.  Developed in partnership with APPlause Mobile, Todobebe’s new bilingual apps are TodoColores  lets preschoolers finger paint and learn about colors, and share their art with family/friends via email, Facebook and Twitter; Oir+Aprender  teaches sounds (of household objects, musical instruments, animals, and in nature) and can be played in two modes with or without sound to test themselves; TodoFotos  the app lets users decorate and share their photos.  Todobebe also plans to debut a reading/writing/numbers-learning app for kids in Spanish and Portuguese later this month.

Turner CN Enterprises enters into a deal with the Environment Justice Foundation in the UK to create a line of products based on the animated series Captain Planet.  The line, which will include clothing and accessories for women, men and kids, will be available for summer 2011 in the UK and Ireland.  Turner’s Captain Planet series launched in September 1990 with the goal of education and empowering kids about environmental issues.


The Foundation, a kid-centric unit of the Zodiak Media Group, appoints Steven Andrew as its first Creative Director.  Andrew, who was most recently head of CBBC Production, will oversee new commissions, current production and development for The Foundation.  He will also continue to build the company’s business in the UK as well as further its international growth too.  Andrew will officially join The Foundation this spring, and will report to Joint Managing Directors Vanessa Hill and Ged Allen.  He previously served as Program Director/ITV Digital Channels and Controller/Granada Media Children’s.

Spin Master appoints Will Hackner to the newly created position of Creative Director/Feature Film Development and Boys Entertainment, Spin Master Entertainment.  Based in Spin Master’s LA office, Hackner will further the company’s feature film development slate, while overseeing creative elements on boy-targeted action properties from development through productions.  He will report to Executive Producers, Matt Wexler and Jennifer Dodge.  Hackner joins the company from DC Entertainment, where he toiled on feature films such as RED, Green Lantern, Watchmen, and Dark Knight, as well as TV series including Human Target, Young Justice, and Batman: Brave and the Bold.

Radical Sheep Productions ups Michelle Melanson to VP/Development & Production, and Jain Dickson to Producer.


Final K6-11 Ratings for Saturday, February 5, 2011 Broadcast Networks only (Live + SD Data):
Source: Disney Research from Nielsen Media Research Data
CW (Toonzai) 1.1/5 Avg. (7a-12p)
Cubix 0.2/2; Cubix 0.4/3; Sonic X 0.8/5; Sonic X 1.3/6; Yu-Gi-Oh 1.4/6; Sonic X 1.6/7; Dragon Ball Z Kai 1.4/6; Dragon Ball Z Kai 1.4/6; Yu-Gi-Oh 1.3/5; Yu-Gi-Oh 5D 1.0/4
ABC 0.9/4 Avg. (9a-12p)
The Emperor’s New School 0.6/3; The Replacements 0.8/3; That’s So Raven 1.0/4; That’s So Raven 1.3/5; Hannah Montana 0.8/3; Suite Life of Zack & Cody 0.8/4
NBC (Qubo on NBC) Avg. 0.4/2 (10a-1p)
Turbo Dogs 0.2/1; Shelldon 0.3/1; Magic School Bus 0.6/3; Babar 0.4/2; Willa’s Wild Life 0.4/2; Pearlie 0.4/2
CBS (CookieJarTV) 0.2/1 Avg. (7-10a/10a-12p)
Busytown Mysteries 0.1/0; Busytown Mysteries 0.2/1; Doodlebops Rockin Road Show 0.3/1; Horseland 0.2/1; Horseland 0.3/1; Trollz 0.3/1

Final K6-11 Ratings for Saturday, February 5, 2011 Cable Networks only (Live + SD Data):
Source: Disney Research from Nielsen Media Research Data
NICKELODEON 4.0/20 Avg. (7a-1p)
Fairly OddParents 2.0/20; Rugrats 2.5/19; Fanboy & Chum Chum 2.9/18; SpongeBob SquarePants 4.6/23; SpongeBob SquarePants 5.6/25; SpongeBob SquarePants 6.2/27; T.U.F.F. Puppy 4.8/20; T.U.F.F. Puppy 4.2/17; Penguins of Madagascar 4.2/18; Supah Ninjas 3.6/16; iCarly 4.1/17; iCarly 3.4/15
DISNEY CHANNEL 3.7/18 Avg. (7a-1p)
Handy Manny 2.2/23; Special Agent Oso 2.1/16; Mickey Mouse Clubhouse 2.5/15; Mickey Mouse Clubhouse 2.5/13; Phineas and Ferb 2.9/13; Phineas and Ferb 3.3/14; Phineas and Ferb 4.2/18; Fish Hooks 4.1/17; Suite Life On Deck 5.0/22; Suite Life On Deck 5.3/23; Wizards of Waverly Place 4.5/19; Wizards of Waverly Place 4.8/21
CARTOON NETWORK 1.8/9 Avg. (7a-1p)
Ben 10: Ultimate Alien 1.5/15; Generator Rex 2.1/15; Star Wars: The Clone Wars 2.4/15; Beyblade: Metal Fusion 1.9/10; Pokemon: DP Sinnoh League 1.9/9; Sym-Bionic Titan 2.0/9; Bakugan: Gundalian Invaders 1.2/5; Hot Wheels: Battle Force 1.2/5; Hole in the Wall 1.1/5; Scooby-Doo! Mystery Inc. 1.1/5; Aloha Scooby Doo (1×90) 2.6/11
DISNEY XD 0.7/3 Avg. (7a-1p)
I’m In The Band 0.3/3; Phineas and Ferb 0.7/5; Phineas and Ferb 0.7/4; Kick Buttowski 1.0/5; Pair of Kings 1.1/5;Avengers: EMH 0.4/2; Kid Vs. Kat 0.5/2; Jimmy Two Shoes 0.6/3; Zeke and Luther 0.7/3; Zeke and Luther 0.6/2; Zeke and Luther 0.8/3; Phineas and Ferb 0.8/3

Live + Same Day Ratings Kids Cable Network Averages (000) for Wednesday, February 9, 2011, 6am-11pm, ranked by K2-11:
NICKELODEON:         K2-11 1286; K6-11 580; TWEENS 9-14 344
DISNEY CHANNEL:     K2-11   951; K6-11 486; TWEENS 9-14 356
CARTOON NETWORK: K2-11   451; K6-11 254; TWEENS 9-14 192
DISNEY XD:               K2-11   160; K6-11 104; TWEENS 9-14   75
NICKTOONS:              K2-11   110; K6-11   71; TWEENS 9-14   72
Source: MTVN Research from Nielsen Media Research Data

Friday Fun Fact:  Eleven chinchillas were brought from the Andes Mountains in South America in the 1930’s. All chinchillas presently in North America are descended from these eleven chinchillas.

Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia:  Who am I?  I’m a professor of Anthropology and while on a test flight of the X-15, to avoid a crash, I had to crash-land in Tim’s backyard.  I stayed with Tim, a very nice reporter who thankfully kept his mouth shut about me, until I was able to fix my vehicle.  Who am I? ‘UNCLE MARTIN” on MY FAVORITE MARTIAN  Kudos to: Julie Stowell-Tribune Media Services/NY; Keith Manzella-Eastwest MG/NY; Bob Friedland-Toys R Us/NY; Brad Stern/NY; Tom Boyd-WGN/Chicago; Pat Brady-CESD/LA; Richard Quan-Butler Shine Stern Partners/San Francisco; Tod Visdal-OnRequest Images/Seattle; Natalie Windsor-APTV/LA; Noreen Murphy-ACTRA/Toronto

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SITUATION WANTED ADS, POSTED BY THOSE LOOKING TO BE HIRED …  There is no charge for placing your Situation Wanted ad … for more information contact Trish Pihonak at [email protected]

SITUATION WANTED: RESEARCH MGR/NYC: Need data turned into dollars? 10+ yrs attracting advertisers, meeting client needs. Exp w/variety of systems (Nielsen, MRI) and metrics (Live/C3, reach). E-mail: [email protected] (2/18)

SITUATION WANTED: ON-AIR PROMOTIONS/TRAFFIC MANAGER/Austin, TX:  5+ yrs exp including launch of a network.  Masters Cert. in Leadership.  Passion, drive, and organization.  Contact [email protected] (2/18)

SITUATION WANTED : SALES CLOSER in TV, FILM & MEDIA/ NY: 7+ years of Domestic and International experience in Film & TV sales, a powerful sales closer w/ strong Rolodex of clients, sharp professional – email [email protected] (2/17)

SITUATION WANTED: Dedicated & Experienced ADV. SALES PLANNER (NY) Sales proposals, resolving client discrepancies, quarterly post analysis, special sales service projects, expert computer skills. Contact- [email protected] (2/17)

SITUATION WANTED: RESEARCH DIR/SALES STRATEGIST – Upfronts coming? 20+ yrs media, Nielsen, Hisp, research, sales, and presentation experience. Email: [email protected] (2/16)

SITUATION WANTED: EXPERIENCED TV PRODUCER WITH MBA – I have an MBA and 9 years experience as a TV Producer. Ideally looking for a position that integrates content and brands. Also open to other opportunities. [email protected] (2/15)

SITUATION WANTED: ASSISTANT/INTERN L.A.: Looking to learn from 1/2hr comedy director, sitcom preferred. 4yrs experience in L.A. Would love to shadow/intern or be hired as assistant. Email: [email protected] (2/15)

SITUATION WANTED: MEDIA SALES/MARKETING MANAGER/LA: 17+ years experience in educational, documentary, advertising media sales, content development,biz development True Closer!!!!! [email protected] (2/15)

SITUATION WANTED: ASSOCIATE PRODUCER/ASSISTANT in TV, FILM, MEDIA/LA: 5+ years production experience (writing, producing, coordinating) including pre-production, live tapings, and post. Efficient, organized, self-motivated. Contact [email protected] (2/12)

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