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Hoho taps sales vet to replace Davies

UK children’s indie Hoho Entertainment has tapped a former Target Entertainment, Souther Star Entertainment and Granada exec to become its head of TV sales. Jayne Pitts (pictured) is joining Hoho Rights, and in the sales chief role will work closely with Hoho joint MD’s Oliver Ellis and Helen Howells to devise and implement presales and […]

News brief: Broadcasters buy Cloudbabies

Broadcasters in Europe, the Middle East and Korea have acquired preschool toon Cloudbabies from producer and brand owner Hoho. The CBeebies series will launch later this year on RTP in Portugal, Al-Jazeera Children’s Channel (aka JCC) in the Middle East and Kenny & Co in Korea following the agreements with Hoho Entertainment’s sales arm Hoho […]

Cloudbabies emerge in Germany

Boutique children’s TV distributor Hoho Rights has sold its Cloudbabies preschool series to a leading German broadcaster. ARD and ZDF-owned kidsnet KiKA has bought the 52x10mins series ahead of a 2014 debut. The CBeebies show has already sold into Australia, New Zealand, Israel, Wales, Taiwan and Poland. “Germany is a hugely significant European territory and […]