Headquartered in Beverly Hills, Genius Brands International, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNUS) is a publicly traded, leading global media company developing, producing, marketing and licensing branded children’s entertainment properties and consumer products for media and retail distribution. Led by award-winning creators and producers, the company distributes its content worldwide in all formats, as well as a broad range of consumer products based on its characters.
Genius Brands’ “content with a purpose” brand portfolio delivers premium enriching and engaging programming, including flagship preschool properties Rainbow Rangers for Nickelodeon’s Nick Jr., currently in production on season two, and two seasons of the Netflix Original, Llama Llama, starring Jennifer Garner; the new action-adventure comedy series, Stan Lee’s Superhero Kindergarten, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger; the award-winning toddler brand, Baby Genius; the adventure comedy STEM series, Thomas Edison's Secret Lab; and the financial literacy and entrepreneurship series, Warren Buffett's Secret Millionaires Club, created in partnership with iconic investor Warren Buffett. The company’s catalog also includes the animated series Stan Lee's Mighty 7, starring the legendary Stan Lee; Gisele & The Green Team, created in partnership with global supermodel Gisele Bündchen to enlighten kids about the environment; and Martha Stewart's Martha & Friends, which inspires creativity.
Genius Brands launched the Genius Brands Network as a destination devoted to providing kids and parents with age-appropriate, engaging content within a safe viewing environment. The network is comprised of Kid Genius Cartoon Channel and Baby Genius TV and is distributed across multiple over-the-top (OTT) platforms as both ad-supported video-on-demand (AVOD) and subscriber video-on-demand (SVOD) services that includes Amazon Prime, Comcast’s Xfinity on Demand, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Cox, Tubi, and Xumo. The Genius Brands Network currently reaches 80 million U.S. households with continued expansion planned both in the U.S. and internationally. Programming across the channels includes original content from the Genius Brands’ catalog, as well as popular series such as The Adventures of Paddington Bear, Rainbow Valley Fire Department, Baby Prodigy, Igloo-Gloo, Pirates Adventures in Art, So! Smart and Todd World.