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Canadian channels secure Johnny Test, George

Johnny Test - DHX MediaCanadian broadcasters have acquired a raft of children’s programming from DHX Media, including Johnny Test (pictured), Adventures of Paddington Bear, and George of the Jungle.

TELUS Communications has secured SVOD rights to series such as Paddington, Angela Anaconda and Bo on the Go for French-speaking Canada, while Knowledge West has also acquired a package deal.

Teletoon Canada has bought seasons 1-3 of Johnny Test and relicensed George of the Jungle, while French-language educational channel TFO has gone for Caillou, renewing seasons 1-5 and acquiring season five.

Finally, Rogers Media has acquired linear rights to Franny’s Feet seasons 1- 2, Zoboomafoo season two, Busy World of Richard Scarry seasons 1-5 and Paddington Bear seasons 1-3.