9 Story Entertainment has sold Slap Happy Cartoons’ animated comedy to a raft of global broadcasters.
UK-based Zodiak Kids has sold more than 75 hours of programming to Qatar-based Al Jazeera Children’s Channel (JCC) to air across its Arabic preschool channel Baraem TV and its kids media platform JeemTV.
Kim Goody and Alan Coates, co-founders of London’s Soho Square Studios, have launched a new children’s and family entertainment based production arm, Soho Square Productions. The new prodco has partnered with industry vet Keith Chapman on its first preschool series.
France-based Technicolor has secured a deal for the CGI adaptation of Tom Taylor’s hit graphic novel series The Deep that sees Canada’s Nerd Corps Entertainment join Australia’s A Stark Production as a co-production partner.
After travelling the world as an acclaimed documentarian and member of the legendary comedy troupe Monty Python, Michael Palin has set his course to space as the narrator of the upcoming contemporary version of iconic British kids series Clangers.