Latest Jim Henson Company Stories

2011-04-06 19:45:00

LOS ANGELES, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- World-renowned family entertainment producer and distributor The Jim Henson Company has partnered with 24-hour preschool television channel Sprout and Northern Ireland's Sixteen South Limited for the co-production of 26 half-hour episodes (52 x 11') of the new preschool series, PAJANIMALS, which will air exclusively in the U.S.

2011-03-17 06:00:00

LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jim Henson Company, a long time leader in family entertainment, and Spirit Music Group, a top independent music publishing company, have entered into an unprecedented global, multi-year joint venture in which the companies will co-own and co-publish songs, scores and soundtracks from Henson's future output of new film, television and web-based programming.

2011-02-17 12:26:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Guillermo Del Toro and The Jim Henson Company have joined forces with Pathe to develop and produce a 3D stop motion animated version of PINOCCHIO based on the edition of Carlo Collodi's classic tale illustrated by Gris Grimly.

2010-09-08 19:22:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jim Henson Company announced today the production of an all-new second season of the award-winning, animated preschool series DINOSAUR TRAIN(TM). A hit with both U.S. and international audiences, the new season will premiere in fall 2011 in the U.S.

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