Special Report: Taking Flight

NilsHolgerssonSVOD and the need for stand-out brands are among the trends reshaping the kids’ content distribution business in Asia.

Asia proved to be a hub of activity for kids’ content distributors at MIPCOM, generating a wealth of deal news out of the market. Of note, m4e brokered a deal for Mia and me in mainland China. ITV Studios Global Entertainment sold the first season of Thunderbirds Are Go to CCTV, marking the first time the property will air in the country. Mondo TV clinched an agreement with China’s Henan York Animation for the production of three new animated series to be completed by November 2020. FremantleMedia Kids Family signed new agreements for its hit properties Danger Mouse, Kate Mim-Mim and Tree Fu Tom across the region, and Turner Asia Pacific acquired two additional seasons of Xilam Animation’s slapstick comedy series

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