News Brief: Alcuni sells Pet Pals and Leonardo into Poland

Italian producer and distributor Gruppo Alcuni has inked a programming deal with Poland’s TV Puls. The free-to-air broadcaster has acquired two series from Alcuni. It has picked up Pet Pals and Leonardo and will air the shows on its Puls 2 TV channel. Alcuni added that it is currently producing season two of Leonardo (pictured).

Turtle Power

Viacom acquired the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles from The Mirage Group and 4Kids Entertainment in late 2009 for US$60 million and the resulting new TV series debuted on September 29 on Nick in the US with a two-episode double-header. When Ciro Nieli found out Nickelodeon had bought the Turtles he knocked on their door with […]