NCircle reaches into Cookie Jar


TORONTO -- Canadian cartoon producer Cookie Jar Entertainment on Monday said it has recruited Dallas-based NCircle Entertainment to license and distribute three home video titles as well as two new properties in the pipeline.

NCircle Entertainment will handle the home entertainment release of "Magi-Nation," "Will & Dewitt" and "Hurray For Huckle! (Busytown Mysteries)."

NCircle also will handle the DVD release of two unspecified properties currently in production.

The multi-title distribution pact was announced by Cookie Jar president and COO Toper Taylor and Debbie Ries, senior vp and general manager at NCircle Entertainment.