Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Nickelodeon India Acquires Rights To New "Danger Mouse" Animated Series

FremantleMedia Kids & Family (FMK) has announced the super news in the following press release that Nickelodeon India has acquired the broadcast rights to the brand-new Danger Mouse animated series! The news follows Nickelodeon Northern Europe also announcing plans to start to air the cartoon, based on the 1980s cult classic, on Nickelodeon Austria (Österreich), Nickelodeon Switzerland (Schweiz) and Nickelodeon Germany (Deutschland) daily from Monday 21st November 2016.

Original FremantleMedia Kids & Family Press Release, via the official FMK press office:


18 October 2016

FremantleMedia Kids & Family (FMK) today announced that it has signed deals for its highly successful properties Danger Mouse, Kate & Mim-Mim and Tree Fu Tom with a swathe of leading broadcasters throughout the Asia region.

Danger Mouse has been sold to Disney Korea and Disney Asia and FMK has signed its first contract with Nickelodeon India for the world’s greatest secret agent. Preschool favourite Kate & Mim-Mim has been picked up by Disney Japan, and CJTooniverse Korea and will debut on Sun TV India, and new series of miniature superhero Tree Fu Tom will launch on Disney Korea (S2 and 3) and S1 debuts on Sun TV India. KTH in Korea have also signed to distribute the show to KT and other digital platforms in the country.

The deals were brokered by Henry Or, FMK’s Hong-Kong based SVP, Asia, and continue a period of significant expansion in the Asia region.

Rick Glankler, President, FremantleMedia Kids & Family said: “Once again I am delighted that our high-quality, distinctive brands are striking a chord with buyers and audiences in Asia. These significant deals, which Henry has concluded, underline our commitment to growth and expansion in the region, as well as extending FMK’s global reach for these three key brands”.


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