French producer Marathon International has sold its kids’ action-comedy series Team Galaxy to German network RTL2. The broadcaster has picked up all 52 episodes the series and plans to begin airing them in September of 2007. The show currently airs on Cartoon Network in the U.S. and is also a hit on Canada’s YTV, France 3, Jetix Europe and Italy’s Rai.
Team Galaxy follows the adventures of three ordinary adolescents who are thrust headlong into spectacular intergalactic missions. The series is created and produced by Vincent Chalvon Demersay and David Michel, and directed by St’phane Berry. This is the team behind the internationally successful Marathon series Totally Spies! and Martin Mystery.
Other broadcasters that have acquired rights to Team Galaxy include GMTV in the U.K., La Forta in Spain, TV Globo in Brazil, GMA in the Philippines, TV12 in Singapore, Cartoon Network Australia, Nickelodeon Asia, RTL TVI in Belgium and LNK in Lithuania.