Corus Entertainment’s Scott Dyer will retire as president of Nelvana, effective August 30, with current Head of Nelvana Enterprises Pam Westman named as his successor.
Nelvana entered a strategic multi-faceted partnership with global character brand Line Friends to develop and co-produce a series based on the brand.
Beijing’s Bingo Animation Studio’s “Dreamweavers” project was selected for development by the three companies.
Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana and Discovery officially launched their previously announced joint venture, redknot. The announcement coincides with the greenlight of two new animated series and the addition of Patricia Burns as the company’s executive manager and supervising producer.
Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment (WIT) announced its slate of finalists for the 2020 Wonder Women Awards. Winners will be announced at the Awards dinner February 23, coinciding with Toy Fair.
All Kidscreen Awards winners will be announced and celebrated during Kidscreen Summit, on the evening of Tuesday, February 11.
GUND, a division of Spin Master, has revealed its new collection of plush for Line Friends, the fast-growing global character brand.