Entertainment Rights Plc was a global media company. Its main role was in children and family television programming. The group was established in 1989 as Sleepy Kids. In 1999 it became Entertainment Rights and was focused on the creation and exploitation of major children's characters and brands. On 1 April 2009 Entertainment Rights was acquired by Boomerang Media (formed by the founders of subsidiary Classic Media), in May 2009, Entertainment Rights and its subsidiaries and offices was absorbed into Classic Media, and on July 23, 2012 Classic Media was purchased by DreamWorks Animation.
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... acquired a number of companies for their media properties including UPA and Harvey Entertainment With Random House in 2001, Classic Media won a bankruptcy court auction for the assets of Golden ... Bullwinkle Studios, which manages all rights to the Jay Ward Productions animated catalog (with Classic Media owning an 80% stake and the Ward estate owning 20%) ... In 2006, Classic Media teamed up with ION Media Networks, NBCUniversal, Corus Entertainment, and Scholastic Corporation in a joint venture to launch Qubo, a ...
... division, following its purchase of TelePrompTer's cable and entertainment properties) in 1982 ... under the ownership of Hallmark Cards, through its Hallmark Entertainment subsidiary ... under the ownership of Hallmark was sold to a British company called Entertainment Rights ...
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