New York City-based children’s entertainment and merchandise licenser 4Kids Ent. has acquired North American television broadcast, home video and merchandising rights to Peak Entertainment Holdings Inc.’s new animated preschool TV property, The Wumblers.
Created by Silly Goose Prods. founder Laura Wellington, The Wumblers invites young viewers to a world populated by colorful, sweet-natured and whimsical characters whose stories demonstrate the importance of mutual respect, fairness and acceptance.
Peak’s other properties include Monster Quest, Little Big Feet, Tattoo, Countin’ Sheep, Muffin the Mule and Snailsbury’s Tails. The company will be shopping The Wumblers to broadcasters and licensers worldwide at MIPTV, taking place April 11-15 in Cannes, France.
For more information on The Wumblers and its creator, see the May issue of Animation Magazine and check out www.peakentertainment.co.uk/wumblers.htm.