Luo Bao Bei

TV Sales Bytes: Toons on the Move!

9 Story Distribution International licensed its new animated series Luo Bao Bei (52 x 11’) to ABC KIDS in Australia, which has picked up both English and Mandarin versions and premiered ... Continue Reading →

ABC KIDS, BBC Form Pack with Ludo for ‘Bluey’

Emmy-winning Australian creative house Ludo Studio has kicked off production on Bluey, a new animated preschool series created by Joe Brumm (Charlie and Lola). The 52 x 7 min. series ... Continue Reading →
PJ Masks

eOne Sends ‘PJ Masks’ to Australian TV & Shops

Entertainment One has signed a new free to air broadcast partner for its popular preschool superhero show PJ Masks in Australia. The series will make a new home on ABC Kids, starting ... Continue Reading →

Deirdre Brennan Named GM for Sprout

Deirdre Brennan has been tapped as General Manager of 24-hour preschool network Sprout, overseeing all aspects of Sprout’s programming, marketing, business strategy and performance. ... Continue Reading →

JAM Media’s ‘Becca’s Bunch’ Says G’day to ABC Oz

JAM Media, a multiple award-winning production, distribution and licensing company based in Dublin, has scored a key deal with ABC KIDS in Australia for its brand-new preschool series ... Continue Reading →

BLE: Flora of the Forest, Looney Tunes, Oddbods, Raydar, Trolls

+     DreamWorks Animation’s Trolls will star in a retail campaign for Spanish retailer El Corte Ingles’ “8 Golden Days” promotion, through a collaboration with Planeta ... Continue Reading →

SLR Greenlights Two ‘Nutbrown Hare’ Holiday Specials

Australian kids’ and family entertainment company SLR Productions has announced it will produce two new 26-minute holiday specials for its award-winning, internationally acclaimed ... Continue Reading →

‘Sydney Sailboat’ Charts Course to Hulu

International preschool co-production Sydney Sailboat has been picked up for streaming on Hulu, where it will launch on September 26. Hulu acquired the exclusive U.S. SVOD rights to ... Continue Reading →

‘Hey Duggee’ Makes New L&M Friends

BBC Worldwide Australia & New Zealand announce a trio of new licensing partners for its successful preschool animation brand Hey Duggee down under. The deals will bring branded ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes

Why China’s Animation Industry Is Destined for Success Domestically produced CG movies are growing in popularity, but is the technical prowess still outpacing creative storytelling ... Continue Reading →