Sixteen South Rights

Tencent & France Télévisions board Sixteen South’s ‘The Coop Troop’

Belfast-based Sixteen South is partnering with China’s Tencent, France Télévisions and Technicolor Animation Productions for its first CGI animated series, The Coop Troop. The 52 x 11-minute animated comedy, for children ages 6-9, was co-created by Colin Williams of Sixteen South and the children’s author and illustrator Alex T. Smith. It is expected to be […]

Foxtel exec to launch Sixteen South sales arm

Belfast-based animation company Sixteen South is launching a distribution division, with an exec from Australian pay TV firm Foxtel heading the unit. Sixteen South Rights will focus on sales of in-house intellectual property, with Foxtel Gillian acquisitions manager Gillian Calvert-Ridge returning to the UK to lead it as head of distribution. It will initially focus […]