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Irish company Telegael has set up a brand new stop motion studio, Beochan, in Casla in Connemara to create the second series of the prehistoric pre-school animation Igam Ogam for Five, S4C, TG4 and ZDF Enterprises. Preproduction is taking place at Welsh independent Calon’s Cardiff studio while animation and postproduction are [...]
French distributor Mediatoon Distribution has announced a spate of new international broadcasting sales for its 2D animated series Little Spirou (78 x 7). Additionally the Spirou brand is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year with special events and project launches. Following the show’s presentation at MIPCOM last fall, Little Spirou [...]
French animation studio Planet Nemo has sealed a few sales deals for its upcoming animated/live-action mix-media series Groove High. The 26 x 30 hybrid comedy has been picked up by Disney Channels EMEA for U.K., France, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, India, Portugal and Spain. Co-produced with Telegael and Nexus, the [...]
Zodiak Kids’ CG-animated preschool show Tickety Toc has found a home on Channel 5’s Milkshake block in the U.K. Produced by The Foundation, part of Zodiak Kids, and Korea-based FunnyFlux Entertainment, the series will launch in the fall of 2012 during the morning preschool block. The show will also air [...]
Barcelona-based Imira Entertainment has found a few new homes for its new animated series Lucky Fred: RTM in Malaysia, e-Vision in UAE, TG4 in Ireland and Kidz in Turkey have joined TF1 for France; Disney Channel in Spain, France, Italy, Germany, India, Israel & Australia and Nickelodeon in Benelux, Scandinavia, [...]
European production and distribution company Millimages has secured international broadcast deals for its animated children’s series Bugged, Me and My Robot, CJ the DJ and Trust Me, I’m a Genie. ABC Australia and Italy’s RAI picked up the Timoon-produced 3D series Bugged. The 52 x 7 mins. Canal Plus-commissioned show [...]
Entertainment One (eOne) Family has announced a slew of deals following their successful attendance of MIPTV last month. The family brand management arm of the globally recognized production and distribution house has signed on international agreements for new broadcast deals, renewals and in-flight sales for its children’s portfolio—which includes hit [...]