Sony Pictures Family Entertainment Group

Sony Pictures Family Entertainment Group (also known as Sony Family Entertainment Group) is an American and global company that was established in February 1999 by Sony Pictures Entertainment that handles all of the family programs and films by Sony Pictures.[1] It was formalized on September 1, 1999.[1] On January 17, 2001, Sony Pictures Family Entertainment Group acquired 3.8% in BKN International.[2][3]

On June 20, 2007, Sony Wonder, the former kids label division of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, was moved to Sony Pictures Home Entertainment as the kids and family entertainment label. Steve Okin, the vice president of Sony Wonder, was named vice president of family entertainment.[4][5]

The following series are listed for this group:


  1. 1 2 Sony formalizes Family Entertainment Group David Kilmer September 1, 1999, Retrieved on December 9, 2013
  2. Sony acquires chunk of expanding BKNI,
  3. Rick DeMott "Animation News Network" January 17, 2001 BKN International Buys Its Former Parent Company, Retrieved on July 2, 2013
  4. "Variety" SPHE absorbs Wonder label, Retrieved on December 8, 2013
  5. Rick DeMott "Animation World Network" Sony Home Ent. Takes Over Sony Wonder, Retrieved on August 28, 2013
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