Sony Pictures Gets Home Entertainment Rights To Angry Birds Series

Culver City-based Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has acquired the home entertainment (Blu-ray and DVD) rights to the new, animated Angry Birds Toons series, the company said today, and expects to have the first volume of the animated series on Blu-ray and DVD by December. Financial details of the licensing deal were not announced. Sony Pictures is already releasing the theatrical, 3D Angry Birds title in 2016. Sony and Rovio, the owner of Angry Birds, says the deal cover 52 short episodes of the Angry Birds Toons.