HALIFAX, Dec. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - DHX Media Ltd. (TSX: DHX), a leading
independent producer, distributor and licensor of mainly children's
entertainment content, is pleased to announce its new, 26-episode, animated
comedy adventure series Dr. Dimensionpants! which has been commissioned by
The series is aimed at children aged 6-11 years and is created by Brad Peyton
(Evelyn, Cats & Dogs 2: Revenge of Kitty Galore, Journey 2: The Mysterious
Island, What's it Like Being Alone) with executive producer, Kirsten Newlands.
Steven DeNure, President and COO of DHX Media said: "Dr. Dimensionpants is a
ridiculous, hilarious, boisterous comedy. It will be a strong series in its
target demographic and one which reaffirms our commitment to developing
standout original kids series. TELETOON is the ideal broadcast partner for
this show in Canada, and a platform where our programming performs very well.
We are also looking to roll out the series globally with international
About DHX Media Ltd.
DHX Media (www.dhxmedia.com) is a leader in the creation, production and
licensing of family entertainment rights. DHX Media owns, markets and
distributes over 8,500 half hours of children's entertainment content, and
exploits owned properties through its consumer products licensing business.
DHX Media is recognized for brands such as Caillou, Busytown Mysteries,
Inspector Gadget, Johnny Test, Animal Mechanicals, Kid vs. Kat, Super WHY!,
Rastamouse, and Yo Gabba Gabba!. The company also provides programming for
Cookie Jar TV, the weekend morning block on CBS. DHX Media's full-service
international licensing agency, Copyright Promotions Licensing Group, (CPLG),
represents numerous entertainment, sport and design brands. DHX Media has
offices in Toronto, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Halifax, London, Paris, Barcelona,
Lisbon, Milan, Munich, Netherlands and is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
Enquires: David A. Regan - EVP, Corporate Development & IR +1 902-423-0260
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