Global TV News Bytes: Dive Olly Dive & Rastamouse

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Atlantyca Brings Olly to RSI: Moonscoop’s animated preschool show Dive Olly Dive will be making a splash on Italy’s RSI, Italy’s Swiss Italian broadcaster thanks to a new deal made by Moonscoop’s distribution partner Atlantyca Entertainment. The second season of the CG, High Def 52 x 11 show follows the fun-filled underwater escapades of young research submarine-in-training, Olly, and his best. Dive Olly Dive is a co-pro between Mike Young Productions (Ltd Moonscoop LLC), and Atlantyca Entertainment in Italy (season 2), Flying Bark Productions Pty Ltd. of Australia, KI.KA, ARD of Germany, Telegael Teo of Ireland and GDC Assets Management Ltd. in China.

Dive Olly Dive

Dive Olly Dive

Three DHX Shows Go Down Under: DXH Media’s Ha Ha Hairies (Season 1), Rastamouse (Season 2) and Grandpa in my Pocket (Season 1) are the three latest DHX Media shows picked up by ABC TV in Australia. DHX Media has worldwide television and home entertainment rights and North American licensing rights to Turner Broadcasting-commissioned series Ha Ha Hairies (52 x 11’) produced by Adastra Creative, the team behind hit CBeebies show Grandpa in my Pocket. A live-action series with animated elements, Ha Ha Hairies brings a contemporary makeover to classic silent movie clowning and mime routines to delight young viewers today. The live action cast is supported by two animated Hairy Fairies, Wiggy and Kwiff who narrate the show. Rastamouse (78 x 11’), the animated series based on the critically acclaimed books by Genevieve Webster and Michael De Souza, is already a proven success with fans in Australia and ABC has shown a huge commitment to the property adding a further 26 episodes to its roster.

Rastamouse

Rastamouse