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Disney buys Amazon kids series

Disney has picked up Amazon’s original kids series Annedroids. Canada-based distributor Picture Box sells the series and struck the Disney deal, which gives it rights to the show in Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, South and Sub-Saharan Africa. Finish pubcaster YLE has also acquired the first two seasons of the show. Annedroids was […]

Breakthrough makes kids & family hire

Canada-based producer and distributor Breakthrough Entertainment has hired Martha Sepulveda as its new development and production chief for kids and family programming. She will work up Breakthrough’s kids and family slate from its Toronto offices, and report to Joan Lambur, executive VP, Family Entertainment. Sepulveda joins Breakthrough from Canadian kids producer Sinking Ship where she […]