Variety is reporting that Mattel has created a new in-house entertainment group to oversee the creation of entertainment based on their brands. Playground Productions will take creative control over all types of media including TV shows, movies, web series and more and will be in charge of things like approving projects, script development, storyboard approval and more.
Team Hot Wheels: The Origin of Awesome will be the first production under the new banner. But the group will oversee all properties including Masters of the Universe, Barbie, Max Steel and more. Read the full article over at Variety.