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DHX and Dentsu ink Mega deal

Japan’s Dentsu and Canada’s DHX are joining forces on a new Mega Man series. The animated show, based on the Capcom videogame character, will be co-distributed by the pair, with each handling different territories and regions. Dentsu will handle sales in Asia and DHX will sell the series in the US, in association with Dentsu […]

DHX restructures, creates studio

DHX Media is putting all of its production assets under a new banner, DHX Studios. The Canada-listed kids TV giant building a 60,000-square foot studio in Vancouver, which will house its 700-strong team of creatives. DHX produces, distributes and runs kids channels, and said the new studio space will be complete by end-2016. DHX Studios […]

Nerd Corps working on kids toon with Steven Hawking

Canadian producer Nerd Corps and Pure Grass Films are collaborating with physicist Stephen Hawking and his daughter Lucy (pictured) on an animated version of their kids book series. The Hawkings have written a series of books featuring 11-year-old George Greenby. The first novel, George’s Secret Key to the Universe was followed by George’s Cosmic Treasure […]