8 JUL, 2014
- HIT ENTERTAINMENT APPOINTS CHRISTOPHER KEENAN AS NEW GLOBAL HEAD OF CONTENT AND PRODUCTION
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.
26 JUN, 2014
- ALL ABOARD FOR NEW THOMAS & FRIENDS™ FEATURE LENGTH MOVIE ‘TALE OF THE BRAVE’
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.
24 JUN, 2014
- HIT ENTERTAINMENT APPOINTS NEW SENIOR EXECUTIVES
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.
16 JUN, 2014
- FISHER-PRICE® GREEN LIGHTS FIRST SEASON OF GLOBAL PRESCHOOL FAVORITE
LONDON /NEW YORK / EAST AURORA, NY – June 16, 2014 – HIT Entertainment, one of the world's leading preschool entertainment companies and an affiliate of Fisher-Price®, has today announced that a brand new CG animated Little People® series, has entered pre-production. Based on the iconic Fisher-Price® Little People® brand, beloved by children globally for over 55 years, the new series is being produced out of HIT’s UK content hub. The new series emphasizes the power of discovery to inspire imagination, creativity and thinking skills, and is planned for release in late 2015.
15 JUN, 2014
- FISHER-PRICE LAYS TRACKS FOR FIRST THOMAS LAND™
New York, NY (June 16, 2014) – Thomas the Tank Engine®, along with his friends and favorite destinations from the Island of Sodor, will come to life next year with the opening of the Thomas Land™ theme park within Edaville USA, a family amusement park and heritage railroad located in South Carver, MA, convenient to the greater Boston and Providence areas. Thomas Land will be the largest permanent Thomas & Friends® attraction in North America.