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Outfit7’s animated series Talking Tom and Friends now on Netflix

Outfit7’s animated series Talking Tom and Friends now on Netflix

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    Outfit7’s flagship property Talking Tom and Friends, the animated series based on the Talking Tom and Friends app franchise, is now available on Netflix in a lot many regions. The series, that is currently on air in more than 75 countries globally, will now be available to viewers on the streaming service throughout the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the U.K. Talking Tom and Friends follows the adventures and hijinks of the gang from the (relative) comfort of Tom’s garage-turned-app studio. The particular app was launched in 2010, allows a consumer to prompt the character to say amusing things about their friends or make funny noises. Since its launch, the suite of apps has been downloaded more than 5.7 billion times and has amassed more than 10.3 billion vi
Creators of Talking Tom sell company to United Luck Consortium

Creators of Talking Tom sell company to United Luck Consortium

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Cyprus-based entertainment company Outfit7 has been wholly acquired by China’s United Luck Consortium for US$1 billion. The deal will see Outfit7 employees in the UK, Slovenia, China and Cyprus continue to grow its flagship show Talking Tom and Friends. The original Talking Tom IP was introduced as an app in 2010 and has since evolved into a global franchise comprised of consumer products and a suite of apps and games. On the consumer products side, last year Outfit7 capitalized on its YouTube-powered licensing model by launching toys and plush with UK-based toymaker Dragon-i, along with an app-powered toy line called Talking Friends Superstar.  The company also recently inked a deal with MoMedia to bring the series to global SVOD services. To date, Talking Tom and Friends has attract

Jetpack Distribution Secures Global Broadcast Agreement for Talking Tom and Friends: The Animated Series

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Global distributor, Jetpack Distribution has inked a deal with family entertainment company Outfit7 Limited for the global broadcast rights to the animated series based on the phenomenally popular app brand, Talking Tom and Friends. Under the terms of the agreement, Jetpack will have the exclusive global TV rights, excluding Asia, to distribute the 52 x 11-minute, CGI animated series.  Featuring the popular characters from the smash hit app franchise of the same name, the series already has a built in audience thanks to its 3 billion worldwide downloads and the 250 million users returning to the apps every month. (more…)

Outfit7 extending to small screen with Spanish production – BRB Internacional

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With its increasingly popular Talking Friends apps having now surpassed 1.5 billion downloads – and YouTube views steadily approaching eight figures – Cyprus-based entertainment company Outfit7 is extending that mobile success to the small screen with the help of Spanish production company BRB Internacional. The 52 x 11-minute new TV series, Talking Tom and Friends, will be produced in 3D by BRB’s creative studio Screen 21 and Outfit 7, based on the app series of the same name.  The tween-skewing series will see characters such as Talking Angela, Talking Ginger and Talking Ben maintain their original app design. A trailer for the Talking Tom and Friends series will make its debut at MIPTV, which takes place in Cannes, France, from April 7 to 10. The brand’s online shorts have garnered