Mini Pet Pals

‘Mini Pet Pals’ Finds Home in China

Italian toon Mini Pet Pals will shortly be arriving in China, rolling out on several VOD platforms beginning next November. The digital 2D series is produced by pubcaster Rai and Gruppo ... Continue Reading →
Earth to Luna

MIPCOM: Catching Up with the Colorful World of TV PinGuim

The fantastic work of Brazilian animation studio TV PinGuim is no secret to anyone who has followed the global animation scene over the past two decades. First founded in 1989 by Kiko ... Continue Reading →
Pat the Dog

MIP: Fresh Toons, New Deals Lead Up to Cannes Confab

FranceTV Distribution has a couple animated highlights among its diverse MIP slate. First up, a brand-new 3D season of Little Brown Bear, the famous preschool series from Bayard. The ... Continue Reading →
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot about That!

Portfolio Doffs ‘Cat in the Hat’ & ‘Doki’ for China’s iQiYi

Leading kids’ content producer-distributor Portfolio Entertainment has inked its first-ever deal with China’s iQiYi Kids VOD platform, which will bring 86 half-hours of ... Continue Reading →
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Chinese VOD Giant iQiyi Slates 7 Animated Projects

China’s leading online video platform iQiyi announced in Beijing on Friday that it is moving forward on seven locally produced animated titles. The company aims to expand beyond ... Continue Reading →
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Viacom, iQIYI & Zhejiang Unite for Chinese Original ‘Deer Run’

Viacom International Media Networks Asia has entered a partnership with iQIYI — China’s leading streaming service — and Zhejiang TV’s Zhejiang Blue Star Media to develop ... Continue Reading →
BabyRiki

‘BabyRiki’ Hits 25 Million Views in First Week in China

FUN Union’s preschool series BabyRiki is winning over digital viewers in China, where it hit the 25 million views mark just seven days after its platform release on top national outlets ... Continue Reading →
PinCode

‘PinCode’ Scores Broadcast & Digital Success in China

Kid-targeted science series PinCode (52 x 13) is proving a hit with viewers in China since launching on CCTV Kids on March 1. Having beat out competitors in the ratings department, ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2017: Interview with the Feature Animation Competition Preliminary Selector, Tomoyuki Saito The industry vet shares views on this year’s competition (read ... Continue Reading →
Go Jetters

CBeebies’ ‘Go Jetters’ Gallops Off to China

BBC Worldwide has inked an agreement with state broadcaster CCTV which will send the comedic CBeebies adventure series Go Jetters charging to Chinese screens. The 50-episodes show is ... Continue Reading →