Renamed Hanna-Barbera Cartoons Inc., the company was to function as an independent division of its giant parent while sharing some services with Warner Brothers Animation. It remained unclear whether this physical merger was a sign of the Hanna-Barbera ’ s future role as merely one brand in a giant corporation or if the creative spark ...
Nov 09, 2020 · In 1991, Turner Broadcasting bought Hanna-Barbera, giving the conglomerate the rights to the Chipmunks and the Mystery Machine gang, leading to several live-action films based on the characters.
Hanna-Barbera was bought by Taft Broadcasting in 1966, and later sold to Turner in 1991. In 2000, Hanna-Barbera produced only one stand-alone Tom and Jerry short for television, which is "The Mansion Cat", which premiered on Cartoon Network and Boomerang in 2001. The studio closed in 2001 following the death of co-founder William Hanna.
Hanna-Barbera Productions, Inc. (simply known as Hanna-Barbera and also referred to as H-B Enterprises, H-B Production Company and Hanna-Barbera Cartoons) was an American animation studio that dominated American television animation for nearly four decades in the mid-to-late 20th century.
Jan 09, 1990 · Hanna-Barbera has sold 14 years' worth of syndication rights to the Flintstones for about $40 million to Saatchi & Saatchi DFS Inc., an American advertising subsidiary of Saatchi & Saatchi P.L.C.
Marvel Comics' Funtastic World of Hanna-Barbera comics are unlikely to be reprinted now that the Hanna-Barbera characters are owned by Warner Bros., parent of DC Comics. It was made even more unlikely when Marvel was bought by Disney .
Accordingly, Hanna-Barbera got its own home video line. This lasted until 1993, when Turner bought H-B a year earlier and subsequently put the video line on moratorium. Thereafter, all H-B product was distributed through Turner Home Entertainment, then Warner Home Video.
Ruby-Spears was bought by Hanna-Barbera's parent company, Taft Entertainment, in 1981. Its back catalog was sold to Turner Broadcasting in 1991. Most recently, Spears received a special thanks ...
Oct 17, 2007 · During the late 1990s, Turner turned Hanna-Barbera towards primarily producing new material for the Cartoon Network. In 1996, Turner was bought out by Time Warner. With Bill Hanna's death in 2001, Hanna-Barbera was absorbed into Warner Bros. Animation, and Cartoon Network Studios assumed production of Cartoon Network output.
Bought him to accompany the 'Funko Hanna-Barbera Wacky Races Muttley' figurine that was bought for me. Not really much to add, it's the usual good quality you expect from Funko (providing you like that style I guess). It arrived within said ETA, and was packaged really well.