Litton Entertainment

Litton Entertainment CEO Dave Morgan & COO Peter Sniderman to retire

Dave Morgan, founder, president and CEO of US production and distribution firm Litton Entertainment, along with the company’s COO Peter Sniderman, are both retiring from their positions at the end of the year. Litton Entertainment is a division of Hearst Media Production Group, best known for its educational/informational programming such as Litton’s Weekend Adventure for […]

Hearst buys kids prodco Litton

New York-based media group Hearst is to buy a majority stake in children’s TV producer and distributor Litton Entertainment. The transaction is expected to close on February 1 following an agreement, terms of which were not disclosed, was struck between Hearst Television and Litton. Hearst has a range of media assets, including an ownership stake […]

Marvista bringing CBS series to market

Marvista Entertainment has sealed a deal with Litton Entertainment and will launch its upcoming CBS drama The Inspectors at the market. The 22x30mins series launches on CBS on October 3, just ahead of MIPCOM, and follows a crime solving mother and son. The teenage son is a genius who was paralysed in a car accident […]

The CW sets up new kids block

The CW will launch One Magnificent Morning, a new kids block, this autumn. The new Saturday morning strand will run for five hours and will be programmed with educational series from US distributor Litton Entertainment. One Magnificent Morning will replace Vortexx, the block that was run by Saban Brands and had shows including Sonic X, […]