Lionsgate makes UK TV move with Kindle deal

The UK division of independent Hollywood studio Lionsgate has taken an equity stake in indie producer Kindle Entertainment, TBI can reveal. Kindle is the prodco founded by Anne Brogan and Melanie Stokes, and makes kids shows including Hank Zipzer, Dixi (pictured below) and Dinopaws. The Lionsgate deal, financial terms of which were not revealed, gives the studio […]

Sesame Street apps launch on Kindle

Sesame Workshop has launched Sesame Street apps for the Kindle Fire device. Three Sesame Street apps, Elmos Loves 123s, Another Monster at the End of This Book and Potty Time with Elmo, have all launched on the Amazon App Store. They are available, in the US, for an introductory price of US$0.99. The Another Monster […]

Lovefilm launches on Kindle Fire

TV and movie streaming service Lovefilm has launched on the Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD tablet and e-readers in the UK and Germany. Consumers owning the devices can access Lovefilm content via a one-month free trial. Kindle and Lovefilm are both part of Amazon. The Lovefilm service on the Kindle devices allows users to […]