* TV-Loonland has licensed its upcoming Pat & Stan animated series to broadcasters in Europe, Asia, and North America. [c21 Media] * RTE (Ireland), Animania (US) and RTV (Slovenia) have picked up broadcast rights to Lifeboat Luke. [c21 Meda] * Boomerang Latin America is adding Ellen’s Acres to its lineup. [c21 Media] * NCircle Entertainment […]
* Pinky Dinky Doo is getting an upgrade from Flash to 3D animation for its second season. [c21 Media] * Australia’s Pacific & Beyond has greenlit a second season of Milly, Molly. [c21 Media] * Mexico’s Televisa will distribute mobile content based on Crack & Bonky and promote the franchise through its magazines and channels […]
LazyTown Entertainment has signed multiple licensing deals for its LazyTown series with European and Latin American consumer goods makers, World Screen reports. The deals will let such companies as Gerber Products, Mono Azul, and Froosh manufacture food and apparel lines linked to the show. LazyTown has also finalized a deal that will bring the show […]
Nelvana and Sticky Pictures have started production on Pearlie, an animated comedy based on a series of books by Australian journalist/comedienne Wendy Harmer, c21 Media reports. The series, about a glamorous fairy who works as the official caretaker of a downtown park, will be ready to air in 2009.
* The Box Distribution has picked up French-language distribution rights to Gruppo Alcuni’s upcoming Leonardo. [AWN] * Iggy Arbuckle has been picked up for broadcast by networks in France, Korea, southeast Asia, and Australia/New Zealand. [World Screen] * The UK’s Nick Jr. has commissioned Poppy Cat, a new animated series based on a line of […]
Networks in East Asia, Latin America, and Europe have picked up broadcast rights to Pingu, Bob the Builder, and Fireman Sam, c21 Media reports. The deals with Hit Entertainment will bring Bob to Cartoon Network India, Hong Kong’s ATV, New Zealand’s TV3, and Disney Asia-Pacific. Cartoon Network Korea, Hong Kong’s ATV, and the Netherlands’ KRO […]