9 OCT, 2013
- HIT Entertainment Announces Over 120 Hours of Global Sales for its Leading Pre-School Properties
HIT Entertainment, one of the world’s leading pre-school entertainment companies, has today announced sales of more than 120 hours for its portfolio including: Mike the Knight®, Thomas & Friends® and Fireman Sam®. The deals significantly increase the global footprint of HIT’s brands with sales to TV and digital platforms across Europe, Australia, Latin America and Asia.
2 OCT, 2013
- Hit Entertainment Expands Content Portfolio
Greenlights Feature Length Specials for Thomas & Friends™, Mike the Knight and Fireman Sam.
HIT Entertainment, one of the world's leading pre-school entertainment companies, announced today it is expanding its content portfolio by greenlighting three direct-to-DVD feature specials (3 X 60’) for its globally successful brands, Thomas & Friends, Fireman Sam, and for the first time, Mike the Knight, co-produced with Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana.
18 JUN, 2013
- Mattel's Preschool Powerhouse HIT Entertainment Lays Out Plans For Investment & Growth at International Licensing Expo
On the heels of brand success on broadcast and online platforms, as well as live events, HIT Entertainment introduces new U.S. partners for marquee brands
Thomas & Friends® and Mike the Knight™.
With a renewed focus on exceptional storytelling, enhanced product development, and developing memorable family experiences, and a new roster of best in class licensing partners in U.S., HIT Entertainment, one of the world's leading preschool entertainment companies, is poised for its biggest year to date.
29 MAY, 2013
- Fireman Sam™ Lights up Audiences in France
Silverlit sign as new toy distributor in France as the UK’s favourite firefighter charms Gallic pre-schoolers.
HIT Entertainment, one of the world's leading pre-school entertainment companies, today announced that the ultimate ‘Hero Next Door’ Fireman Sam™ continues to set hearts alight across the channel with great audience ratings on France5 and a range of toys preparing to be launched by new toy distributor Silverlit.
15 MAY, 2013
- Thomas & Friends™ Joins PBS KIDS' Weekday Schedule
Top-rated series to air Monday-Friday beginning in October.
Today at PBS’ Annual Meeting with its member stations, PBS KIDS announced that Thomas & Friends™ will move to its daily schedule starting on October 7, 2013 (check local listings). This will move Thomas & Friends from weekend syndication to a national distribution, where its coverage will reach over 95 million households each month.