The DIC Entertainment Corporation was an international movie and television production company that was mostly associated as an animation studio, that animated several live-action shows and also produced live-action feature films, licensed various anime series.
|Limited liability company|
|Fate||Acquired by, merged with, and folded into Cookie Jar Group|
|Successor||Cookie Jar Group|
|Defunct||December 6, 2008|
|Headquarters||Burbank, California, U.S.|
|Andy Heyward (Chairman & CEO)|
|Products||Children's television shows|
|Parent||Radio Television Luxembourg (1971–1986)|
Independent (1986–1993, 2000–2008)
Capital Cities/ABC Video Enterprises, Inc. (Limited Partnership, 1993–1995)
The Walt Disney Company (Limited Partnership, 1995–2000)
On June 20, 2008, DIC was acquired by the Cookie Jar Group and was folded into it. later on 2021, most of the DIC library is currently owned by WildBrain (formerly DHX Media) after DHX acquired the Cookie Jar Group on October 22, 2012.
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