Phil Roman, president/CEO of Film Roman and a former producer of The Simpsons, is back with a new animation series to be launched at MIPCOM Jr. Howdi Gaudi is inspired by the creativity of noted Catalan architect Antoní Gaudí and rides on the success of the Christmas in Gaudinia special and The Gaudins Projects.
Steve Walsh Prods. and Agogo Entertainment, in association with TV Catalunya, have completed 26 half-hours of the series under Romans supervision.
Disney Channel will begin airing the program in Spain beginning Sept. 17. Worldwide sales are expected close during MIPCOM.
The Howdi Gaudi series-inspired 1×75′ TV movie entitled The Case of the Vanishing Nose screens at Cartoon Forum this month.