Kickstart Entertainment

Kickstart Entertainment recruits former Cartoon Network Studios exec Nicole Rivera

Former Cartoon Network exec Nicole Rivera has joined Hot Wheels Monster Trucks producer Kickstart Entertainment as VP of development. Based in LA, she will head up the kids & family development slate for the firm, which is also behind animated titles including YouTube’s American Girl and Angry Birds: Summer Madness for Netflix, as well as […]

CAKE & ‘The Boys’ prodco Kickstart hire Disney alum to lead new firm

UK-based kids outfit CAKE has partnered with Kickstart Entertainment, the prodco behind Amazon’s drama The Boys, on a new venture that is to be led by a former Disney exec. CakeStart is described as a full-service production company that will develop and produce kids and family live-action projects for the global market. It is being headed up by Kory Lunsford, the former head […]