Tuesday, November 13

Tag: Russian CG animated TV Series

eOne Signs Carousel as Broadcast Partner for Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom in Russia

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
eOne Appoints Megalicense as Licensing Agent for Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom in Russia and the Ukraine Entertainment One (eOne) today announces that it has signed the rights to air its BAFTA and Emmy award-winning preschool series Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom on leading Russian broadcaster, Carousel. Russian licensing agent Megalicense has also been appointed to manage the consumer products programme for the brand throughout Russia and the Ukraine. Carousel, Russia’s leading free-to-air channel for families, has acquired series one and two (104 x 11 minute) of Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom and programming is scheduled to launch from 7th December 2015. Carousel also currently airs eOne’s award-winning preschool property, Peppa Pig. To build on the increased broadcast exposure, eOne

Egmont Publishing expands Masha and the Bear program

Animation, Licensing, Merchandise
Russian CG-animated TV series Masha and the Bear has already established its popularity in its native land, and now Denmark-based Ink Brands has announced that Egmont will expand its publishing program across Europe. The adventures of Masha and her reluctant bear playmate will be introduced to the UK, Germany, Scandinavia, Turkey, CIS territories, as well Central and Eastern Europe. The product line will include story books, coloring books and a Masha and the Bear magazine. The brand already has more than 100 partners in the Russian market for products ranging from confectionery to home decor. (more…)