Winx Club opens in South Africa

WINX_6_WinxMainDressItalian-produced fashion-and-fantasy toon Winx Club has launched on South Africa free-to-air channel ETV.

Seasons five and six of the show, which comes from Italin family entertainment firm Rainbow, debuted this month.

This follows on from a similar deal in May with Brazil’s TV Cultura for new seasons of the show, which is currently broadcast in around 115 channels around the world.

Netflix and Rainbow are currently working up a new version of the show, which follows a group of fashionista fairies.