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New kids block launching on Irish TV

The 3e free TV channel will launch a new kids block and has acquired series including Teletubbies and The Wiggles (pictured). 3e is a youth-skewed free-to-air channel and part of the Liberty Global-backed TV3 group. The new 3Kids strand kicks off on June 27 and will run seven days a week from 7am to 10am […]

Splash strikes digital deal with Dish

Splash Entertainment has sold a five-title package of kids series to US pay TV operator Dish. The satellite player has acquired Chloe’s Closet, Mix Master: King of Cards, Dive Olly Dive, The DaVincibles and ToddWorld from LA-based producer and distributor Splash. Dish will add the series to its VOD library and TV Everywhere line-up. “The Dish service allows […]

News brief: Kids SVOD service buys Splash series

North American SVOD service Oznoz has bought shows such as Chloe’s Closet and Dive Olly Dive from Mike Young’s Splash Entertainment. The deal hands bilingual kids platform Oznow rights to those shows, plus Cosmic Quantum, Pet Alien, ToddWorld and The DaVincibles in Castilian and Neutral Spanish, French, Korean, Portuguese and Russian. This marks the first […]

Kabillion taking content direct to consumers

US on-demand kids service Kabillion has struck a deal to get its content distributed on connected devices. The service, which is run by Mike Young and Nicolas Atlan’s Splash Entertainment, has inked a deal with VHX, a tech company that provides a platform for content owners who want to distribute content direct to consumers. Kabillion […]

Young and Atlan take control and rebrand Moonscoop US

Moonscoop LLC has been rebranded Splash Entertainment. The US kids producer and distributor and VOD platform operator will be run by Mike and Liz Young and Nicolas Atlan who, with the backing of private investment from French company JokeBox, have taken full control of the company. Moonscoop LLC was the US unit of the Moonscoop […]

Moonscoop France goes into administration

The French arm of children’s producer-distributor Moonscoop has gone into administration – the second major kids’ firm to go under in quick succession. The firm appointed an administrator on June 20, according to French business information site societe.com. Moonscoop has a studio in France and a base in LA through its acquisition of Mike Young […]

Moonscoop strikes VOD deal

Kids content firm Moonscoop has scored a deal with a new North American children’s VOD platform to offer its programming via public library cards. The deal with hoopla, a new digital platform from US company Midwest Tape, means programmes such as Code Lyoko and Tara Duncan will launch in the US and Canada on the […]