SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant To Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 2, 2013
GENIUS BRANDS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
(Name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
Incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
|3111 Camino del Rio North, Suite 400||92108|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (858) 450-2900
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On April 2, 2013, Genius Brands International, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2012 and other matters described in the press release. A copy of the Company’s press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K and the exhibits hereto is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
99.1 Press Release dated April 2, 2013
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|GENIUS BRANDS INTERNATIONAL, INC.|
|Date: April 8, 2013||By:||/s/ Klaus Moeller|
|Name: Klaus Moeller|
Title: Chief Executive Officer