Cinedigm has teamed up with Genius Brands International to bring new content to Kartoon Channel!, a free, ad-supported kids’ and family streaming channel. The content partnership includes Cinedigm providing some of its most popular films and series to Kartoon Channel!, including new movies like Cinderella, Hero Quest featuring the voices of Whoopi Goldberg, Sharon Stone and Milla Jovovich, as well as five seasons (236 episodes) of the popular anime series, Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters and holiday favorites like The Nutcracker.
Additional films included in the initial content distribution partnership include:
• Snow White
• Puss in Boots: A Furry Tail
• The Hive
• Twinkle Toes Lights Up New York
• Tad: The Lost Explorer
• A Turtle’s Tale: Sammy’s Adventure
• A Turtle’s Tale 2: Sammy’s Escape From Paradise
“As we continue to expand into the AVOD and FAST spaces, we are committed to partnering with gold standard companies and brands,” said Cinedigm CEO, Chris McGurk. “Having worked with Andy Heyward for decades and knowing the Genius Brands team, I know that Kartoon Channel! fits this goal well. Andy has always been a pioneering industry leader in creating and distributing Kid’s and Family content and the Kartoon Channel! is another compelling example of his innovative leadership. Having been a part of many successful partnerships over my career I am certain this one has all of the right hallmarks.”
Cinedigm’s content offering will be found on all the platforms currently distributing Kartoon Channel! including Apple and Android platforms, Amazon Fire Stick, Roku, Xumo, Dish, Sling and more.