HIT Entertainment is one of the world's leading pre-school entertainment companies, specialising in building powerful brands based on engaging stories. HIT Entertainment's world-class portfolio includes Thomas & Friends®, Mike the Knight™, Fireman Sam®, Bob the Builder, Barney®, Angelina Ballerina®, Pingu® and Rainbow Magic®.
HIT Entertainment excels at creating and building globally successful brands which capture the hearts and imaginations of pre-schoolers and their families. This is achieved through exceptional storytelling in multiple formats, enhanced by creating high quality character-based products and experiences with best-in-class partners. HIT Entertainment's lines of business span television and home entertainment production, content distribution, digital media, publishing, consumer products and live events and attractions. HIT Entertainment is a division of Fisher-Price and has operations in the UK, US, Canada, Hong Kong and Japan.
LONDON and NEW YORK (08 July 2014) – HIT Entertainment, one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment companies and a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc., has today announced the appointment of Christopher Keenan as new VP, Creative & Executive Producer for HIT Entertainment.
HIT Entertainment, one of the world’s leading children’s entertainment producers and rights owners and a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc., has today announced the latest CGI feature length Thomas & Friends™ special Tale of The Brave which is set for release on DVD on September 1 in the UK; on digital HD on September 9 and on Blu-ray™ combo pack with DVD, Digital HD & Ultraviolet™ on September 16 in the US and Canada (Universal Studios Home Entertainment); and across other international territories including Australia, Germany, Benelux, Mexico and Brazil by the end of 2014.
As part of its continued expansion, HIT Entertainment, one of the world's leading pre-school entertainment companies, has appointed, Karen Davidsen in the role of Director of Production, Global Content; Phil Molloy as Senior Creative Manager, Global Content; and Luca Magnani as Global Brand Director, Thomas & Friends.