Lola & Virginia


Televisa SVOD net takes Imira package

Televisa’s Latin American SVOD service, Blim, has bought eight children’s series from Spanish distributor Imira Entertainment. The deal hands the platform the Imira-produced Lucky Fred (pictured), Lola & Virginia, Sandra the Fairytale Detective, Aurora World’s Yoohoo & Friends, SpeedRacer Next Generation from Imira parent Toonz Entertainment, Zodiak Kids’ Martin Mystery, Xilam’s A Kind of Magic, […]

News brief: Hulu buys Lola & Virginia

Hulu has acquired 52x12mins animated series Lola & Virginia from Spain-based producer and distributor Imira Entertainment. The deal with Hulu, brokered by US distributor Viva Pictures, follows another US deal for the show, with Amazon for its Prime Instant Video service. The series, about two twelve year old girls, is a coproduction between Imira Entertainment, […]

News brief: Hulu buys Lola & Virginia

Hulu has acquired 52x12mins animated series Lola & Virginia from Spain-based producer and distributor Imira Entertainment. The deal with Hulu, brokered by US distributor Viva Pictures, follows another US deal for the show, with Amazon for its Prime Instant Video service. The series, about two twelve year old girls, is a coproduction between Imira Entertainment, […]

Spain’s Imira strikes Samsung connected TV deal

Madrid-based producer and distributor Imira Entertainment has struck a content deal with Samsung. The TV manufacturer will carry the ImiraPlay app on its connected sets. The app will allow Samsung connected TV owners to watch five of Imira’s shows: 52x12mins Lucky Fred, 52x13mins Sandra the Fairytale Detective (pictured), 39x3mins Saari, 52x12mins Lola & Virginia and […]

Imira toons arrive on Movistar TV

Tween series Lola & Virginia and splastick short-form comedy Larva are among Imira Entertainment-sold toons heading to the Movistar España VOD platform. Also part of the deal are Vitaminix and season one of Lucky Fred. All four series are now available to subscribers of Movistar, which is owned by telco Telefónica and operates across TV, […]

Amazon buys Lola & Virginia

Amazon has picked up US rights to kids series Lola & Virginia and will make the animated show available on its streaming service in the US. The series is produced by Spain’s Imira Entertainment and Amazon has acquired 52x12mins of the show for its Prime Instant Video offering. The deal was brokered through Viva Pictures […]

Imira hires Bones for sales role

Spanish animation producer and distributor Imira Entertainment has hired former Nickelodeon exec Giles Bones to become its international sales and marketing manager. Bones will in part fill the duties of former head of distribution Christophe Goldberger, who left the company to launch his own distribution venture, as TBI revealed last year. Bones will be responsible […]

Exclusive: Imira’s Goldberger exits

Imira Entertainment’s head of sales and acquisitions Christophe Goldberger is leaving the Spanish toon producer and distributor after eight years, TBI has learned. The news comes on the same day Imira appointed Elena Mera Dios as sales manager, though a rep said she was not a like-for-like replacement for the departing Goldberger, who has also […]