ABC Commercial, the sales arm of Australian public broadcaster ABC, will launch new kids, cooking and factual shows at MIPCOM
The kids slate include The Adventures of Figaro Pho, a 13x24mins animated comedy series about a quirky character with a multitude of weird and wonderful phobias.
Cooking series includes 13x30mins Thai Street Food with David Thompson, featuring the eponymous Michelin-starred chef as he investigates authentic dishes from Thai streets and markets.
Also eating-related is one-off doc from ABC, Globesity, about the explosion in obesity around the world.
Wildlife programming includes Search for the Ocean’s Super Predator, a one-offdoc about the hunt for a mystery aquatic beast capable of killing the largest great white sharks.
ABC also has a one-hour biopic of Olympic swimmer Ian Thorpe, Ian Thorpe: The Swimmer, as he attempts to compete in the Olympics.