George of the Jungle

Canadian channels secure Johnny Test, George

Canadian broadcasters have acquired a raft of children’s programming from DHX Media, including Johnny Test (pictured), Adventures of Paddington Bear, and George of the Jungle. TELUS Communications has secured SVOD rights to series such as Paddington, Angela Anaconda and Bo on the Go for French-speaking Canada, while Knowledge West has also acquired a package deal. […]

RTL confirms DreamWorks output deal

Super RTL has officially announced its output deal with DreamWorks, giving it a raft of the animation studio’s titles. News of the agreement leaked at the recent LA Screenings and the German kids broadcaster confirmed it this morning. Super RTL is currently a joint venture between broadcaster RTL and Disney, but the latter is launching […]

Super RTL offsets Disney loss with DreamWorks deal

German family channel Super RTL has secured a major long term output deal with DreamWorks Animation, an agreement that goes a long way to offsetting the Disney programming it is set to lose. The deal, struck at the LA Screenings, also goes some way to answering questions over the future direction of the channel’s programming […]

Teletoon swings in for George of the Jungle

Canadian children’s broadcaster Teletoon has commissioned another season ofGeorge of the Jungle, the most recent remake of the classic animated comedy. Singapore’s August Media Holdings and Canadian prodco Chocolate Moose Media are working on the second season, which has got the greenlight six years after the remake’s first run. George will deliver in 2014. August’s […]