Shaq to Invest in Genius Brands After Inking New Animated Series Deal

Rich Duprey, The Motley Fool
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Shaq to Invest in Genius Brands After Inking New Animated Series Deal
Shaq to Invest in Genius Brands After Inking New Animated Series Deal

Global kids media company Genius Brands International (NASDAQ: GNUS) announced Monday former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal has agreed to executive produce and star in a new animated series, and become a shareholder in the company. Shaq's Garage won't debut until 2022, but it will be featured on Genius Brands Kartoon Channel!, the advertiser-backed platform available for both television and mobile devices that launched this past June. The size of O'Neal's investment in Genius Brands was not disclosed.