Clan TV, Spain’s leading animation channel has bagged the hit 3D family animation hit Masha and the Bear from Animaccord. The channel will now screen seasons 1 and 2 of the show.
This adds to the show’s massive TV presence that spans nearly every country in the world.
“Clan TV is the best broadcaster we could have in Spain for Masha so we are delighted to team up with them and we are sure this will boost the whole licensing program,“ said Jordi Rey, CEO Biplano Licensing, the sub-agent of INK Group for licensing in Iberia and France.
Other deals recently brokered by Ink Group which represents Masha and the Bear across the Europe include the Danish Broadcasting Corporation that purchased Masha and the Bear Season 2, PTS (Free TV) and MOMO TV picking up Season 2 in Taiwan and ANTV buying Season 3 for broadcast across Indonesia.
In Italy, both De Agostini and RAI (Italy’s national public broadcasting company) have snapped up Season 3 and spin-off show Masha’s Spooky Stories.
In France, Canal Plus and France TV have taken Masha’s Spooky Stories and Season 3 respectively, whilst in Poland Puls TV is on board for Masha’s Spooky Stories.
Vladimir Gorbulya – Head of Licensing at Animaccord commented, “It is a privilege to start our collaboration with the leading kids’ channel in Spain. We are confident that this will be a successful partnership. Many thanks to everyone who participated to make this happen.”