ToonBox Entertainment

Former DHX exec to launch Peacock Alley sales venture

Former DHX Media sales manager Craig McGillivray has resurfaced at Canadian prodco Peacock Alley, where he will lead a new distribution venture. McGillivray will be VP of distribution for the company’s sales arm, which will seek to secure distribution advances, presales and partnerships on new shows. The news comes after McGillivray left fellow Canadian firm […]

DHX appoints former ToonBox exec to sales team

Children’s content company DHX Media has appointed a former ToonBox Entertainment VP as its new territory manager for English-speaking Canada and Asia Pacific. Thom Chapman, who left ToonBox before MIPTV, will focus on expanding Canada-based DHX’s sales acumen in those territories, targeting traditional and digital platforms. DHX’s titles include series such as Yo Gabba Gabba!, […]

Nickelodeon acquires 3D stereoscopic kids series

Nickelodeon has acquired stereoscopic 3D kids series Bolts & Blip for its networks in Benelux. The Viacom-owned broadcaster has closed a deal with Dutch distributor KidsPlant Distribution to air the ToonBox Entertainment and Redrover-produced series in the region in the new year. Separately, ToonBox and Redrover have sold the series in Poland via Canal+’s stereoscopic […]