British preschool toon Boj heads to iQiyi

Chinese on-demand platform iQiyi has bought another British preschool toon. The SVOD service has bought the English- and Mandarin-language streaming rights to Cbeebies’ Boj, which UK indie Pesky Productions produces and sells internationally. Baidu-owned iQiyi has been hovering up CBeebies toons, recently scoring a deal to run a branded-block comprising more than 300 hours of […]

News brief: JimJam bags Boj

Children’s pay TV broadcaster JimJam has acquired rights to UK toon Boj in Europe, Russia, the Middle East and Africa. The deal, which distributor Union Media brokered, will see the 52x11mins preschool series airing on the AMC Networks International UK-owned channel in more than 100 territories. It will premiere on four feeds – Benelux, pan-Europe, […]

France 5 prebuys Jason Donovan-voiced toon Boj

France 5 has become the latest broadcaster to prebuy Boj, an upcoming UK toon that features singer Jason Donovan. France Televisions has acquired the 52x11mins series for France 5’s preschool block Zouzous and will launch it later this year. Already signed up to the show, which first hit the international market at Cartoon Forum in […]