Epic Story Media

MIPCOM round-up: A+E Networks to shop ‘Miss Scarlet & The Duke’; Beyond Rights extends Crackit partnership; Epic Story Media brings new animation

A+E Networks to shop ‘Miss Scarlet & The Duke’ A+E Networks Global Content Sales has acquired distribution rights to seasons 2 and 3 of Miss Scarlet And The Duke in markets excluding the US, UK & Ireland, English-speaking Canada, Africa and Benelux. Season three of the detective-drama, set in 19thcentury London, is set to premiere in the […]

DHX Media alum Ken Faier & Frima founder Steve Couture launch Epic Storyworlds

Former DHX Media exec Ken Faier and Frima founder Steve Couture have joined forces to launch a new Quebec-based kids prodco, with its first commission in the bag. Epic Storyworlds will act as a sister company to Faier’s Epic Story Media and will serve both Québécois and global audiences with IP across television, digital, gaming […]

Epic Story Media beefs up senior team

Canadian kids producer and distributor Epic Story Media has expanded its senior team with two new hires. Former eOne acquisitions VP Jessica Labi joins as head of distribution and brand strategy alongside former Nickelodeon VP for toys David Sztoser (left) as head of licensing and merchandise. Both will work across Epic’s slate of brands which […]

Epic Story Media secures funds from Bron

Epic Story Media, recently formed by kids TV veteran Ken Faier (pictured), has secured investment from Bron Ventures which has taken a minority stake in the company. The backing from Bron, a subsidiary of Bron Media Corp, will allow Epic Story to further invest in high-end children’s IP for the international market. Bron will take […]