CBS Corp. and Viacom have entered into a definitive agreement to combine in an all-stock merger, creating a combined company with more than $28 billion in revenue.
Gutsy Animations appointed WildBrain to develop a global YouTube strategy for Moominvalley, the new animated adaptation of Tove Jansson’s classic stories.
Viacom/Nick will acquire Paws, Inc., the entity holding global intellectual property rights to the Garfield and the U.S. Acres franchises.
Kabillion kids’ content adds Future Card Buddyfight Ace, a kids anime series, as well as Kiwi & Strit, an animated show for preschoolers.
A new special compilation of episodes of Novel Entertainment’s animated series Horrid Henry will screen in cinemas across the UK and Ireland from August 23, following a deal secured with Vue Entertainment.