Genius Brands continues to power Kartoon Channel! Content with acquisition of hit global children’s franchises
Now offering over 5,000 episodes of children and family programming, Genius Brands International, Inc. (“Genius Brands”) (NASDAQ:GNUS), continues to rapidly build its premiere entertainment destination, Kartoon Channel!, with a slate of content from, Entertainment One, Zodiak Kids and ABC Australia libraries, now available to stream.
Beginning this month, Kartoon Channel! will stream three My Little Pony Specials, Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom, Ricky Zoom and season one of the PJ Masks music videos in addition to shorts from the series phenom, Peppa Pig. Additionally, the Company has acquired the rights to a slate of content from Zodiak Kids, including Horrible Henry and Lilybuds, as well as Wiggles World from ABC Australia.
Jon Ollwerther, President of Kartoon Channel, and EVP of Business Development of Genius Brands commented: “Our goal remains to build out Kartoon Channel! to be the most successful destination of hit kids programming anywhere. And unlike other streaming services, Kartoon Channel! is FREE. This latest acquisition of programming from our content partners, including eOne, Hasbro’s global entertainment studio, Zodiac Kids and ABC Australia, represents the caliber of hit content we will continue offering to our growing audience. and we are thrilled to add this powerhouse programming to the Kartoon Channel! line-up.
Kartoon Channel! remains the top rated kid’s app on both Apple iOS and Android.