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New Moomin Animation - Indie Sales Launches Moomins on the Riviera in Toronto

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Paris, September 5th, 2013 Indie Sales Launches Moomins on the Riviera in Toronto Indie Sales is pleased to announce its recent acquisition ... Read more

Beetle Bailey's creator celebrates his 90th birthday

Mort Walker, the creator of the eternal Army private Beetle Bailey, turned 90 years old on September 3 and reportedly received birthday wishes and pats on the back from Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey, Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Dolly Parton and even Prince Albert II of Monaco.   Read more

FORMEX fair Stockholm 2013 - worldwide launch of anniversary series – “Tove 100” - Stand B16:13.

Moomin Characters OY and Bulls Licensing together with selected Moomin licensees will be presenting an extensive centenary exhibition at the Nordic design fair, Formex, 15-18 ... Read more

Zits creators publish their first illustrated young adult novel

From the creators of the beloved and popular ZITS comic strip comes ZITS: CHILLAX, an illustrated novel for teens featuring more than 300 illustrations. Read more

The Moomins lend wings to Finnair

The Moomin family have been commuting between Finland and Japan. The characters have been featured on two of Finnair's Boeing MD-11 aircraft that fly to Japan, where the Moomins are proving to be very popular. Read more

Tove 100 - celebrating Tove Jansson's art and life.

With her multi-faceted life's work Tove Jansson (1914-2001) has become one of the most important artists of the modernist golden age in post-war Finland. Read more

Universal Pictures films Fifty Shades of Grey

NEW YORK, 27 June 2013 - Finally, it has been confirmed that Universal Pictures will produce films based on the best-selling trilogy "Fifty Shades of Grey".  Read more

New Paddington film in 2014

"Harry Potter" producer, David Heyman, and film giant Warner are joining forces to produce a feature film based on the classic children's character Paddington Bear. It will be the first full-length feature film made about the lovable bear and will premier in 2014.Around the world, there are approximately 265 licensees producing a wide range of different Paddington-themed products. Read more

Bulls Licensing to represent Skansen in Stockholm

Open air museum Skansen has teamed up with Bulls Licensing to represent the brand in the Nordics. With nearly 98 percent of all Swedes being ... Read more

Take it from the Tinkersons - new comic strip

Bill Bettwy's Take It From The Tinkersons is a timely comic strip about the hopes and dreams of a modern family, working together to keep their heads above today's choppy economic waters. Ted and Tiff Tinkerson are a happily married couple with two children: A charmingly naive son, Tillman, and a moody tween daughter, Tweetie. And you can't leave out Tubby, their overweight but lovable dog. Read more