Kelly Merryman


Awesomeness starts on YouTube film

Digital kids content specialist Awesomeness has started production on Dance Camp, a new feature film that will be released on YouTube. The movie will be the first to come out a recent deal between DreamWorks-owned Awesomeness and Google-owned YouTube. The song and dance film will be produced by Jon M. Chu (Step Up 3-D) and […]

Netflix cuts kids deal with Cartoon Network

Netflix has struck a deal to bring content from Turner Broadcast’s Cartoon Network and Cartoonito channels to its subscribers in the UK and Ireland. It marks the first time Cartoon Network programmes have been available on a subscription video-on-demand service. The deal will bring a range of shows including Powerpuff Girls, LazyTown and Courage the […]

Netflix buys NBCU scripted shows for the Netherlands

Netflix’s Dutch service has acquired dramas including Suits, Downton Abbey and Bates Motel (pictured) as part of a package deal with NBCUniversal International. The streaming service has today made two seasons of legal drama Suits and three of period title Downton Abbey available to its local Dutch subscribers. Following later this year will be crime fantasy Grimm […]