Total Drama

Total Drama prequel to launch at MIPCOM

Children’s distribution company CAKE is set to launch the prequel to kids’ hit Total Drama at MIPCOM. Aimed at 6-11 year olds, Total Dramarama will re-introduce favourite cast members and revert them from teenagers to toddlers. Produced by Fresh TV, in association with Teletoon and Cartoon Network US, Total Drama’s original iteration aired in every […]

Virgin takes slice of Cake kids content

Virgin has consolidated launching a dedicated kids TV app by acquiring nearly 500 episodes of programming from UK-based distributor Cake. The deal hands UK and Ireland pay TV provider Virgin shows such as the upcoming Angry Birds cartoons (Angry Birds Blue and Piggy Tales: 4th Street), Total Drama, Wanda and the Alien and The Sparticle […]

Cake MBO cuts ties with Zinkia

The management of UK-based kids company Cake Entertainment has bought back the 51% stake that Spain’s Zinkia previously owned. The MBO, which was privately-funded and closed yesterday, means Cake and Zinkia have ended all legal and commercial ties, including Cake’s representation of kids brand Pocoyo. This comes three years after Zinkia acquired the majority stake […]