Zodiak Kids has inked a package deal with ABC TV Australia for more than 50 hours of children’s programming.
The four Zodiak Kids’ TV series picked up by the network include Mister Maker Comes to Town (25 x 20-minutes), Summer In Transylvania series one (20 x 30-minutes), Dani’s House series four (13 x 30-minutes) and five (13 x 30-mintes) and series three of Little Princess (35 x 11-minutes). ABC TV Australia has also renewed the license for Little Princess series one (30 x 11-minutes) and two (35 x 11-minutes) as well as the two 22-minutes series specials.
Mister Maker Comes to Town, Summer In Transylvania and Dani’s House are all produced by The Foundation, which is part of Zodiak Kids. Preschool series Little Princess, to which Zodiak acquired the rights in November 2010, is produced by The Illuminated Film Company’s studio.
Zodiak Kids is the new division of Zodiak Media Group that incorporates the media conglomerate’s dedicated kid’s production companies: Marathon Media, Télé Images, Zodiak Active Kids Entertainment Division and The Foundation as well as Zodiak Rights’ Kids & Family TV sales division.