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Xavi Mas heads to PGS

Kids distributor PGS Entertainment has recruited Xavi Mas and the seasoned sales exec will work out of the company’s new Barcelona office. Mas will be senior VP, global sales, at PGS, which sells Alvinnn!! and the Chipmunks, Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood and Playmobil series Super Four. He will focus on various territories in his new […]

PGS inks first-look deal with Zagtoon

Distributor PGS Entertainment has struck a first-look deal with kids producer Zagtoon and will sell its shows internationally. The first project under the terms of the new partnership will be for the global distribution of the live action and animated series Ghostforce (pictured). The series follows a New York chemistry teacher turned ghost hunter. Zagtoon […]

PGS takes rights to new Alvinnn!!! and the Chipmunks

France-based distributor PGS has picked up international rights to the upcoming Alvinnn!!! and the Chipmunks TV series. The new CGI series follows three successful recent movies and PGS will sell it in all international territories outside France and the US. PGS acquired the rights from the 52x11mins show’s producer Bagdasarian Productions. Alvin first appeared on TV […]

Distributor PGS opens Asian division

France-based distributor PGS has opened an Asian unit to sell its kids content into the region. PGS H.K. will be a separate entity to the Paris based PGS. It will, the company said, also work with local content providers and provide manufacturing support to the main PGS company’s licensing and merchandising operation. Guillaume Soutter, co-owner […]

Presales sealed for The Jungle Bunch series

A raft of broadcasters have acquired upcoming kids series The Jungle Bunch to the Rescue. The 52x11mins animated series is distributed by PGS. It has shopped it to broadcasters including Super RTL (Germany), VRT (Belgium) and Noga (Israel). The TAT Productions-produced show  was commissioned by French public broadcaster France Télévisions. It comes on the heels […]

PGS sells animated Charlie Chaplin series around the world

France-based PGS Entertainment has sold animated series Chaplin & Co to a raft of international broadcasters. The show, which is produced by Method Animation along with MK2 TV, DQ Entertainment Limited, Fabrique d’Images, was commissioned by French public broadcaster France Télévisions and its Italian counterpart RAI. PGS has shopped it to a host of broadcasters […]