Paris-based prodco and distributor Cyber Group Studios has partnered with Chinese distributor WeKids to bring three of its most popular animated series to China, which will be distributed across various television and VOD platforms throughout Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau.
This deal marks the first time that Cyber Group’s animated properties will be available in the Chinese market.
The WeKids deal includes includes 156 x 11-minute episodes of preschool series Zou (pictured), all 26 eps of new action-comedy Zorro the Chronicles and 52 eps of Mini Ninjas, a 2D-animated action-comedy for six to 12, co-produced with TF1 Production and Enanimation.
Since its launch in 2015, WeKids has acquired more than 3,500 episodes of animated kids programs and has made them available on multiple digital platforms, including transactional and SVOD, OTT devices and Android-based apps for mobile and tablet devices. It distributes content in both Chinese and English languages.