Adhering to its new upfront strategy, Cartoon Network has taken its presentations once again directly to where clients and promotional partners are, and the network is now preparing itself to better reach kids where they are through an expanded portfolio of platform-specific original content that includes series, specials, shorts, interstitials, games and apps – including a mobile micro-network that delivers 15-second clips.
Barcelona, Spain-based Planeta Junior and L.A.-based DreamWorks Animation have forged an extensive multi-year television agreement across Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece and Turkey.
Toronto, Canada-based 9 Story Entertainment has announced the sale of the award-winning animated preschool series, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood (80 x 11) to Nick Jr. Italy. The deal was made through Italian distributor Funwood Media. The series is scheduled to be broadcast by the channel in March 2014.