PGS Entertainment has announced that its new CG-animated series The Little Prince has won the 2011 Export Award in France, thanks to its popularity in France and other major territories.
The 52 x 26 series is produced by Method Animation, LPPTV, Sony Pictures Home Ent., La Fabrique d’image, DQ Entertainment, Rai Fiction and ARD. Paris-based PGS Entertainment is the show’s global distributor. Directed by Pierre Alain Chartier and loosely adapted by Bertrand Gatignol, the series is a co-venture with the Saint-Exupery estate and follows the further adventures of The Little Prince as he visits 20 different planets, accompanied by his loyal friend, the Fox. On the hero’s itinerary are visits to the Planet of the Aeolians, the Planet of Music, the Planet of Jade, the Planet of the Astronomer and many other enchanting worlds ruled by incredible laws.
The Little Prince ranks as the #1 show for kids aged 4-10 in France in 2010 and #1 show for kids aged 4+ on Rai in Italy since 2008.