"Babar," "Max & Ruby" Get New Deals
Babar and the Adventures of Badou will be coming to new international territories under a raft of deals announced by Nelvana today.
The Canadian animation house has secured outlets for the new, CG-animated Babar on Playhouse Disney Japan, ABC TV Australia, TV New Zealand, TV2 Norway, YLE 2 Finland, DR TV Denmark, Thai PBS and SRC for French Canada.
Nelvana licensing agents have also signed deals for Babar-themed merchandise in France. The company also announced new North American product licenses for Max & Ruby, including a live stage show from KOBA Entertainment to bow in Canada in September.
[Source: Corus Entertainment]