Studio 100

Jo Daris joins m4e

German based kids producer and distributor m4e has hired Jo Daris. He will take on a business development and strategy role at m4e having left Studio 100 last year. The German firm said Daris will work on expanding its international activities. During his time at Studio 100 Daris worked on the acquisition of E.M.Entertainment and […]

Studio 100 launches film division

Kids producer and distributor Studio 100 has launched a new movie division, Studio 100 Film. The new unit’s first project will be the Maya the Bee feature. It has international rights to Maya the Bee – Movie. The company said that the launch “formalises Studio 100 Media’s strategic plans for growth into the movie business […]

News brief: Studio 100’s Faetkenheuer transfers to Flying Bark

Flying Bark Productions has hired Raphaela Faetkenheuer as marketing manager. She joins from producer and distributor Studio 100, where she was marketing and brand manager. Sydney-based Australian producer and distributor Flying Bark is owned by Studio 100. In her new role Faetkenheuer will work across marketing, PR and distribution. She will report to company managing […]

Seven Network buys Woodlies special

Australian free-to-air network Seven has acquired a feature-length instalment of animated property The Woodlies. Seven Network has already aired the regular The Woodlies animated series. It will air the The Woodlies Movie in late February. The animated property, about a group of trolls and based on the Cornelia Funke novel No Cookies for Troll, is […]

Austria’s ORF acquires Studio 100’s Heidi

Austrian public broadcaster ORF has acquired the remake of classic kids series Heidi after striking a deal with Studio 100. The remastered 3D, CGI animation series is produced by Studio 100 Animation and Flying Bark Productions and it is set to be delivered in 2014. The property is based on the books written by Swiss […]

Studio 100 and Little Airplane making animated Bumba series

Studio 100 and Little Airplane are jointly producing a new animated Bumba series. The Studio 100 property is the top-ranked preschool brand in the Benelux region where there is a long-running puppet series featuring the clown character. It will now be reworked as an animated series for the international kids TV market. The producers plan […]