Little Airplane Productions

Studio 100 acquires Little Airplane Productions

Studio 100 has taken over kids prodco Little Airplane Productions. With this US acquisition, Belgium’s Studio 100 is taking a step further into international expansion. Little Airplane Productions is known for the series Wonder Pets, Small Potatoes, Super Wings, P. King Duckling and many others, all original productions created from scratch for broadcasters around the […]

Disney Junior buys first Chinese toon

Pay TV channel Disney Junior has acquired P. King Duckling, a US-Chinese coproduction from UYoung Animation and Josh Selig’s Little Airplane Productions. The deal covers the US, Latin America, India, South Korea and southeast Asia, and marks the first time Disney Junior has aired a Chinese-produced toon. These territories begin broadcasting it late next year. […]

Little Airplane adds China producer

Josh Selig’s Little Airplane Productions (The Wonder Pets!, 3rd & Bird) has appointed Stefanie Zhang to become its resident producer in China. This comes soon after Little Airplane revealed it would coproduce Super Wings and P.King Duck with Asian partners. “We are delighted to welcome Stefanie Zhang to Little Airplane Productions,” said Selig, who is […]

Little Airplace preps P.King Duckling

US kids TV specialist Little Airplane Productions and Chinese producer UYoung are teaming to launch an animated older-preschool series in Cannes. P.King Duckling will launch at MIPJunior as a 52x11mins comedy about an intrepid but slightly hapless duck. Little Airplane founder Josh Selig created the show, which marks the latest example of his company working […]

News brief: Networks shop for Small Potatoes

ABC4Kids in Australia has acquired a movie based on Meet the Small Potatoes, Little Airplane Productions’ short-form preschool series. Once in Mexico has also acquired the 1x45mins show, while Canadian French-language broadcaster TV5 Quebec has acquired the 26x3mins show. Meet the Small Potatoes is billed as a rock mockumentary and follows four singing potatoes that […]

News brief: Little Airplane, SeaWorld prep eco preschooler

US producer Little Airplane Productions and entertainment company SeaWorld Kids are working on a 52x11mins toon series. Conservation-influenced Billy Green Builds! will launch to the international children’s TV market at MIPTV in April. It follows a seven year-old boy who, along with an animal sidekick and a transforming solar-paneled vehicle, travel the world creating environmentally […]