A company like DIC, with thousands of cartoons spanning dozens of familiar titles, could have cut a deal to put its library online, collected some cash, called that an Internet strategy and gone back…
Star: Tom Cruise Series: “Captain Planet”Character: Captain Planet One of the first big celebs to voice a DIC series, Cruise channeled his inner George Reeves to create the titular superhero. But his…
1. STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKEDIC acquired the brand in 2003, and it has since become the company's most lucrative asset. Worldwide retail revenues have reached $1.5 billion in the last three years, with…
Goodman has worked at the company for almost as long as topper Andy Heyward: 23 years, starting as a production assistant.
DANCE REVOLUTION Tweens and teens show their moves in a dance competition. The show is inspired by the videogame franchise, Dance Dance Revolution. The show features kid-friendly celebrity judges as…
DIC expanded its brand management reach in June with the acquisition of Copyright Promotions Licensing Group. The privately owned licensing and merchandising agency has offices in the U.K., Germany…
1981: Newly returned to Los Angeles from a development position in France with DIC Audiovisual, Andy Heyward promptly took control of the company from Radio-Television Luxembourg, rebranding it DIC…
"Andy is the nattiest straight guy I've ever come across. Who else sports eyeglass frames that match his socks?" So quips Kevin Murphy, a writer on "Desperate Housewives" who worked for several years…
Over the 25 years he's been captaining DIC, Andy Heyward has collaborated with an ultrapowerful who's-who list consisting of billionaire businessmen, media icons and powerhouse producers.
Producing kids' entertainment is serious business at DIC, at least when it comes to educational and informational content. From the company's inception, providing children with programming that is…
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Primetime Emmy Awards
Primetime Emmy Awards1Rating: 4.2 Share: 14 Viewers (Millions): 15.6 Network: NBC
Masterchef2Rating: 2.0 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 5.3 Network: FOX
Hotel Hell3Rating: 1.6 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 3.9 Network: FOX