Vincent Chalvon-Demersay

Marathon Media President Chalvon-Demersay Resigns

Vincent Chalvon-Demersay has stepped down as CEO of French animation studio Marathon Media for personal reasons. A familiar figure in the global animation scene, Chalvon-Demersay joined ... Continue Reading →

Zodiak Kids Offers Free ‘LoliRock’ Rides at MIPCOM

Zodiak Kids is planning a special transportation for the upcoming MIPCOM market in Cannes this week. The studio is offering a special free LoliRock TukTuk Express ride, picking up conference ... Continue Reading →

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Cyber Group Takes Over Adam’s Bakery and Pom Pom: Paris-based animation house Cyber Group Studios has picked up two hot Asian titles: Changzhou Dinosaur Park’s Adam’s ... Continue Reading →

New ‘Totally Spies!’ Hit North America Shelves

Zodiak Kids and its North American DVD partner Cinedigm have released the first-ever Totally Spies! DVDs in the U.S. and Canada. The premiere two-volume set of Season 1, Top Secret ... Continue Reading →

‘Totally Spies’ Visit Versailles in New App

Marathon Media (a Zodiak Kids company) and Château de Versailles Spectacles have joined forces to launch a new educational app based on Marathon’s hit toon property: Totally ... Continue Reading →

‘Totally Spies’ Expands Global Reach

Those sassy, long-legged heroines of Zodiak TV’s Totally Spies are continuing their global domination. The animated series will soon be seen in Southern Europe via new cross-platform ... Continue Reading →

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+ Magic Light Pictures, the U.K.-based company behind the success of film and licensing properties The Gruffalo and Room on the Groom is building up its operation with two key appointments. ... Continue Reading →

U.S. Toon Veteran Casemiro Is Marathon’s New Kids CCO

French studio Marathon Media has hired American animation veteran Eryk Casemiro as its Chief Creative Officer, Kids. Casemiro who recently relocated to Paris, reports directly to Vincent ... Continue Reading →

Territory Report: French TV Animation in 2013

It’s no surprise that France continues to be a market leader in animation production in Europe. Despite the tough economic climate in the continent, French studios strive to bring ... Continue Reading →

Zodiak Kids Announces New Intl. VOD deals

Zodiak Kids has sealed a series of VOD deals with providers around the world for a selection of its animated shows including Marathon Media’s Totally Spies (Series 1-5) and Martin ... Continue Reading →