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Studio 100 and m4e secure global digital rights to Turkish kids brand

German media companies Studio 100 Media and m4e have signed a distribution contract with Turkish media company Fauna Production relating to digital brand Kukuli. Under the terms of the deal, Studio 100 and m4e will place the show on YouTube worldwide, except in Turkey where Fauna is exploiting the brand. They hold English language rights, […]

Studio 100 shows head for China after M4E deal

Chinese company WeKids Asia has acquired local distribution rights to four toons from Belgium’s Studio 100 Media, which is hot off closing its acquisition of M4E. WeKids, which spun out of Ciwen Media Group in December 2015, has acquired Chinese TV, VOD and home video rights to Maya the Bee, Vic the Viking, Nils Holgersson […]

Founder leaves Flemish Primitives formats firm

Sue Green, the founder and managing director of The New Flemish Primitives, is today leaving the Belgium-based distributor, TBI has learned. She launched the company in 2011, but exits after five and a half years after making what she described as “not a particularly easy decision”. Her next move is not known. “It has truly […]

Sprout buys Maya, Sydney

NBC’s US children’s channel Sprout has acquired European- and Australian-produced cartoon series. One deal with Studio 100 Media sees the network buy the 78x12mins CGI series and 3D feature film of Maya the Bee, while the other, brokered by distributor Bejuba! Entertainment, is for Essential Media and Entertainment’s preschool animation Sydney Sailboat. The series of […]

Turner poaches Studio 100 exec for CEE

Turner Broadcasting System has poached a Studio 100 Media executive to become its programming director of entertainment for the central and eastern Europe region. Alexander Goethal (pictured) will oversee acquisitions, linear and non-linear programming and dubbing for Turner entertainment channels TNT Series, TNT Film and TNT Glitz in German-speaking territories, as well as TNT in […]

AMCNI buys Benelux teen drama

AMC Networks International – Central Europe has acquired live-action teen series Ghost Rockers. AMCNI has taken pay TV rights and will air the show on its Megamax channel in Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Moldova as of this month. The first season of the show debuted in Belgium and the Netherlands in November […]

Brooke-Hunt decides against Flying Bark role

Former ABC TV Children’s boss Tim Brooke-Hunt will not be joining Australian indie Flying Bark Productions as previously announced, TBI has learned. Last month, Flying Bark parent Studio 100 Media unveiled Brooke-Hunt’s return to Flying Bark, where he had spent nearly decade when it traded as Yoram Gross Studios, as board president. It has emerged […]

Moonscoop strikes VOD deal

Kids content firm Moonscoop has scored a deal with a new North American children’s VOD platform to offer its programming via public library cards. The deal with hoopla, a new digital platform from US company Midwest Tape, means programmes such as Code Lyoko and Tara Duncan will launch in the US and Canada on the […]