DQ Entertainment

DQ Entertainment taken off AIM

Producer and distributor DQ Entertainment has ceased trading on the AIM exchange. A regulatory announcement issued this morning revealed the kids content company has been taken off AIM as of today. The company had previously told the market that it had been scouting for a nominated advisor, as required by the rules of AIM, but […]

Robin Hood completes Euro roll-out

Toon series Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood has now secured 100% carriage on free TV in the UK, its distributor has claimed. The Method Animation- and DQ Entertainment-produced show has completed its European FTA roll-out after Sony Pictures Television-owned CSC Pop in the UK and Ireland and MTVA in Hungary bought it from PGS Entertainment. […]

France Télévisions launching kids nets on YouTube

France Télévisions is set to launch two YouTube kids channels for the 3-12 demo this weekend using its Ludo and Zouzous brands. This new service will be integrated to France Télévisions online multichannel network and aims to make the French public service broadcast group’s kids offerings available on all free digital platforms. The two new nets […]

Broadcasters snap up Robin Hood toon

A raft of international broadcasters have acquired Method Animation and DQ Entertainment’s animated Robin Hood series. Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood was commissioned by French broadcaster TF1 and its German counterpart ZDF and is sold internationally by PGS Entertainment. PGS has shopped it to RTBF (French-speaking Belgium), NRK (Norway), RTS (Switzerland), RTL Telekids (Netherlands & […]

News brief: DQ sells The Jungle Book to Univision

DQ Entertainment has shopped its Jungle Book animated series to US Hispanic net Univision. The US broadcaster will show the toon series, in Spanish, in its PlanetaU kids programming block. It will go out at 9am, between The Backyardigans and Maya and Miguel. The English-language version of the show has already been licensed to Amazon’s […]

PGS sells Robin Hood to raft of b’casters

PGS Entertainment has shopped its new Robin Hood animated series to a raft of broadcasters. The France-based distributor sells 52x11mins Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood, which is produced by Method Animation, DQ Entertainment, ZDF Enterprises and Fabrique D’Images. In Europe it has been bought by Spain’s RTVE and its public broadcast counterpart in Belgium VRT. […]

DQE, Rollman partner for kids’ properties

Indian animation house DQ Entertainment has with children’s brand management consultancy Rollman Entertainment to develop a new multimillion dollar kids properties for the international market. DQE subsidiary DQE International will work with former Fox Family Productions, Saban Productions and Marvel Animation chief Eric Rollman to develop, produce, distribute and license new TV and feature film […]

DQE sells toons to ABC

Indian producer and distributor DQ Entertainment (DQE) has sold a pair of animated series to Australian public broadcaster ABC. It has picked up the second season of Iron Man Armored Adventures and the second season of Casper’s Scare School. Iron Man Armored Adventures is a copro between DQE, Method Animation and Disney-owned Marvel and Casper […]