French animation company Xilam has signed two new licensing agents for its flagship children’s series Oggy & the Cockroaches. Brand Focus will lead the IP’s licensing program in the UK, while 20tooLicensing is managing all licensing across the Middle East. Both companies will rep all consumer products categories and brand promotion for the property in their designated regions.
Oggy & the Cockroaches airs in the UK on Nickelodeon and Netflix, and on Cartoon Network Middle East, ejunior, Gulli Bil Arabi, Netflix, Amazon and Iciflix in the Middle East.
The sixth and seventh seasons of Oggy & the Cockroaches are expected to premiere in 2017/2018. Currently, season five (78 x seven minutes) airs internationally on a number of broadcasters including Gulli in France.