marblemedia Announces Acquisitions of DISTRIBUTION360

Leading content creator marblemedia announced today that it has reached an agreement in principle to acquire Distribution360, a forward-thinking international distribution company which focuses on sales to both traditional and emerging platforms. The transaction is expected to close later this year.

The international hit preschool series THIS IS… gets the greelight for series three

Sinking Ship Entertainment and marblemedia are pleased to announce that the hit pre-school franchise “This Is…” (“This is Daniel Cook,” “This is Emily Yeung”) returns to Treehouse for a third series with two soon-to-be announced new hosts. Production begins this summer on “This is…” series three (52 x 7 minutes) with an anticipated launch in Fall 2013 on Treehouse. Series one and two of this popular live-action franchise …

TELETOON Renews Skatoony for a Second Season

There’s more loony Skatoony fun on the way for TELETOON fans. The Canadian broadcaster has ordered a second season of the marblemedia-produced hit TV series Skatoony (26 half-hour English and 26 half-hour French episodes), and further expansion of the popular multiplayer online game on Skatoony is based on the Cartoon Network UK format.

marblemedia Series in Production for History Television

marblemedia today announced it has begun production on an original cross-platform series and website for History Television, which will take audiences through the naming of Canada’s most notable people, places and things. From Chef Susur Lee’s new restaurant to a new small-town beer to a team from the Women’s National Hockey League, the series will explore the history and origin …

marblemedia and Corus Entertainment Announce Winner of 2010 Innovative Storytellers Award

Corus Entertainment and marblemedia recently announced the winner of the 2010 Innovative Storytellers Award: James Robert Caswell. The $20,000, five-year educational initiative was launched in 2008 by marble and Corus in conjunction with Ryerson University’s Master of Arts in Media Production program. The award celebrates an outstanding Ryerson graduate student whose thesis explores the connection between content, new technologies and …