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Germany’s Studio 100 Media acquires stake in Spain’s 3 Doubles Producciones

German kids’ entertainment firm Studio 100 Media has acquired a stake in Spanish animation house 3 Doubles Producciones. Studio 100 Media and Santa Cruz de Tenerife-based 3 Doubles have previously partnered on several projects, including the feature films Giants Of La Mancha and Mia And Me: The Hero of Centopia. Financial terms of the deal […]

Gaumont Animation & Studio 100 Media strike co-pro & distribution pact

International animation production and distribution houses Gaumont Animation and Studio 100 Media have forged a first-look co-production and distribution partnership. The alliance will see the two firms team up to bring animated, kids and family TV series and film content to global audiences. The first co-production from the arrangement is animated series Ash, made in […]

Studio 100 hires former WildBrain copro director & ex-WDR commissioner

German kids firm Studio 100 Media has landed Manuela Lumb and Richard Rowe as executive producers. The duo will scout and develop new projects and IPs for kids’ series, in addition to identifying partners for co-development and co-production. Lumb will focus on German-speaking countries, while Rowe will concentrate on English-speaking territories. Lumb has been behind […]

Kids round-up: Fred Rogers names creative development manager; Studio 100 & SPI ink content deal; D360 strikes global sales  

Fred Rogers names creative development manager US-based Donkey Hodie producer Fred Rogers Productions has appointed Gabrielle Howard to the newly created role of creative development manager. In her new role, Howard will manage the company’s growing portfolio of IP in development. She will report to Ellen Doherty, chief creative officer. In addition to managing the […]

Show of the Week: Vegesaurs

Travel to a prehistoric world of loud roars and healthy eating, in this 20 x 5-minute CGI animated series for 4-7-year-olds, populated by part dinosaur/part fruit-and-vegetable animals. The young tricarrotops Ginger lives in Vegesaur Valley, home to fellow vegesaurs such as the baby pea-rexes, who embark on standalone adventures featuring relatable themes for upper pre-schoolers […]

Show of the Week: FriendZSpace

Tracking the lives of three intergalactic best friends, this kids series is all about embracing differences and getting into exciting trouble in the process. Jet-setting across the universe is all in a day’s work for three best friends – Alice, Leo and Kim – who may seem like regular human kids, but are actually risk-taking […]

Studio 100 Media hires Red Arrow, Autentic alum for sales in Americas & Europe

Germany-based Studio 100 Media has hired former Red Arrow Studios International (RASI) and Autentic exec Fabrice Laventure-Darival to work across its international distribution efforts. Laventure-Darival joins as sales exec with immediate effect and is responsible for all global distribution activities for Canada, France, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Latin America. He reports to Dorian Bühr, head […]

Show of the Week: SeaBelievers

Billed as the first show in a whole new genre of ‘eco-tainment’, this CGI animation is set to take children on an educational and inspiring environmentally-minded journey beneath the waves. Aimed at 4-7-year-olds, SeaBelievers follows a group of super-powered characters with seaweed hair, seashell noses, sea-coloured eyes and webbed hands and feet, as they problem-solve […]