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Hoho Entertainment in a deal with Chinese Media company WOW DADI TECHNOLOGY

Hoho Entertainment in a deal with Chinese Media company WOW DADI TECHNOLOGY

Animation
Hoho Entertainment, the specialist kids’ production and Distribution company has signed a deal with Chinese Media company WOW DADI TECHNOLOGY to launch Cloudbabies in mainland China. In a 2-tier agreement, the technology company has acquired the distribution and merchandising rights of Series 1. It has also committed to investing in the production of series 2 with a further 52 episodes which Hoho and DADI will co-produce under the new UK CHINA co-production treaty soon to be ratified by the Chinese Government. The deal arose following Howells’ invitation to speak at iABC during CICAF, China’s biggest animation festival held annually in Hangzhou organised by Mega Media. The UK trade mission was supported by the UK’s Department of International Trade and the Children’s Media Conference
X-Media places its CGI animated pre-school series Cloudbabies on pay TV channel and premium VOD platform in the Russian region

X-Media places its CGI animated pre-school series Cloudbabies on pay TV channel and premium VOD platform in the Russian region

Animation
Hoho Rights, the commercial wing of kids production company c has announced that leading Russian digital content distributor X-Media has placed its CGI animated pre-school series Cloudbabies (52x10’) on pay TV channel Mama TV and premium VOD platform ivi.ru in Russia and its neighbouring territories. Aimed primarily at mothers with kids, Mama TV is a trusted channel that is included in the extended social package of the leading telecommunication company in Russia. It is also available in the CIS and Baltics. Ivi.ru is the leading Russian VOD service attracting more than 30 million unique users and approximately more than 200 million views per month is available in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and
Hoho Entertainment commences production of ‘Shane the Chef’

Hoho Entertainment commences production of ‘Shane the Chef’

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Hoho Entertainment has commenced production on Shane the Chef, a new 52 x 11' animated pre-school series, it has announced. The series will be shown on Channel 5's Milkshake and will follow the foody adventures of an energetic chef, Shane and his young daughter Izzy. “We’ve very excited to be collaborating with Hoho Entertainment on Shane the Chef,” said Jon Rennie, Managing Director at Cloth Cat. “The fact that Hoho have decided to place all the animation work in Cardiff is a resounding vote of confidence in Cloth Cat and the talent and skills available in Wales.” Shane the Chef has received production funding from Creative Europe, and is supported by the Children’s Food Trust. Entirely produced in the UK, Shane the Chef is being animated by Cloth Cat Animation in Cardiff, with the

Cloudbabies flying into Germany, Austria and Switzerland

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Hoho Rights, the commercial arm of UK company Hoho Entertainment, has tapped Düsseldorf, Germany-based licensing agency Active Merchandising to represent the preschool property Cloudbabies in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. The news comes in the aftermath that the public, commercial-free German TV station KiKA will start broadcast for 52 x 10-min eps of the CG animated series later this year. (more…)