Red Kite Animation

Kids producers welcome tax break announcement

The UK children’s TV business is today united in praise for the newly-announced tax credit for live-action kids programming. UK Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne yesterday revealed in his Autumn Statement that the much-wanted credit for children’s TV series would be implemented from April next year. This would stimulate what he described as a […]

Channel 5 secures Red Kite preschooler

UK broadcaster Channel 5 has acquired Bradley and Bee from Scotland-based production company Red Kite Animation. The show, which was coproduced with animation software developer Digimania, is based on The Adventures of Bradley and Friends, a franchise created by Hungry Boy Productions’ Scott Downie. It will broadcast on Channel 5’s Milkshake! Strand from 2015. “This […]