TORONTO, May 27, 2020 /CNW/ - Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com), a leading global children's entertainment company, has won four Canadian Screen Awards, presented by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television, for its global hit preschool series PAW Patrol™.
Following the adventures of 10 year-old Ryder and his lovable rescue pups in Adventure Bay, PAW Patrol, won Canadian Screen Awards for the Best Pre-School Program or Series, Best Sound - Animation and Best Original Music - Animation categories for the second year in a row. PAW Patrol also received the award for Best Direction in the animation category.
"To be recognized by the Academy for the exceptional talent, passion and hard work that has gone into the creation of PAW Patrol is an honour," said Jennifer Dodge, Spin Master Entertainment's Executive Vice President. "Our amazing in-house team, in conjunction with our animation partner Guru Studios, is committed to continuing to produce high quality content, developing endearing characters and telling compelling stories that capture the hearts and minds of kids globally."
About Spin Master
Spin Master (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com) is a leading global children's entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures, licenses and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. Spin Master is best known for award-winning brands including Zoomer®, Bakugan®, Erector® by Meccano®, Hatchimals®, Air Hogs® and PAW Patrol®. Since 2000, Spin Master has received 110 TIA Toy of The Year (TOTY) nominations with 30 wins across a variety of product categories, including 13 TOTY nominations for Innovative Toy of the Year. To date, Spin Master has produced 11 television series, including the relaunched Bakugan: Battle Planet and current hit PAW Patrol, which is broadcast in over 160 countries and territories globally. Spin Master employs over 1,800 people in countries around the world including Canada, United States, Mexico, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Russia, Slovakia, Poland, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Vietnam and Australia.
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