TV PinGuim

Ex-Discovery exec to open TV PinGuim base in US

Brazil’s TV PinGuin is opening a coproduction and worldwide sales office in Miami, with a former Discovery Latin America exec hired to run it. The division will be known as Penguin Animation, and Paul Lamb is on board as business development consultant. He was previously head of business and legal affairs at Discovery’s Latin America […]

TV PinGuim plays Ping & Pong with buyers

Brazilian animation house TV PinGuim is debuting its latest series, Ping & Pong, with a batch of deals already agreed. Discovery Kids in Latin America, and TVO, TFO, Télé Québec and Knowledge Network in Canada have all prebought the preschool show. Canada’s Kondolole Films is attached as a coproducer. Ping & Pong, which debuts next […]

Lat Am, Canada toon nets partner for PingPong

Discovery Kids Latin America and Canadian networks TVOntario and Tele Quebec have signed up for PingPong, a 52x5mins animated preschool coproduction from Canada and Brazil. The three channels have all secured development deals for the series, which is being coproduced by Brazilian animation studio TV PinGuim and Canada’s Kondololé Films following a deal between the […]

MIPTV 2014: Union signs Luna pre-market

UK distributor Union Media has acquired worldwide distribution rights to Earth to Luna!, a Brazilian preschool toon. Earth to Luna! is a 52x12mins preschool show following a science-mad girl who treats the Earth as a giant laboratory. “Earth to Luna! is a wonderful new series to inspire young children about science and discovery and I […]