HALIFAX, Nov. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - DHX Media, a leading independent creator,
producer, distributor and licensor of children's entertainment content, has
licensed its TV series Deadtime Stories to CITV in the UK. Deadtime Stories
debuted in the US earlier this month on Nickelodeon.
The property is based on the book series of the same name, written by Annette
and Gina Cascone, which originally included 17 titles and has sold over 2
million copies. It has been republished and released in hardcover, paperback
and digital by major publisher Tor Books/Starscape, a division of the
Macmillan Group, in addition to being carried by Scholastic.
About DHX Media
DHX Media (www.dhxmedia.com) is a leader in the creation, production and
licensing of family entertainment rights. DHX Media owns, markets and
distributes 9,500 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 Yo Gabba Gabba!, Caillou, Teletubbies, In the
Night Garden, Inspector Gadget, Johnny Test and Super WHY!. 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, Milan, Munich and Amsterdam and is listed on the Toronto Stock
SOURCE DHX Media Ltd.
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