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902, 2017

Sales for Zack & Quack take Preschool Hit Global

Zodiak Kids announces today a slew of sales for animated series Zack & Quack including deals across Latin America and the Middle East. The newly launched second series of Zack & Quack 26’ x 11’ for Nickelodeon has been sold to Discovery Kids Latin America, Thai PBS, Israel Educational TV whilst free tv channel TV3 Catalunya acquires both series 1 and 2. Series one continues to be a strong seller and has recently sold to public broadcasters RTHK TV in Hong Kong, and Television Nacional de Uruguay. Central American broadcaster Canal Once has also picked up the show. In Europe, [...]

102, 2017

Multiple sales for Floogals

Zodiak Kids announces today further sales for its ground breaking preschool show Floogals into Asia and France. New sales across Asia include Thai PBS Kids, Radio Television Hong Kong, MediaCorp (Singapore) and Discovery Kids Asia Networks has picked up the show in a pan territory deal.  Agents I-Intellect and WeKids have picked up the broadcast rights to Malaysia and China respectively. I-Intellect has licensed the property to RTM in Malaysia. In Europe Piwi+, the Canal + children’s pre-school channel has acquired the show for France and French speaking territories worldwide. Floogals is a ground breaking mix of photo real CGI, [...]

1701, 2017

Zodiak Kids does package deal with Amazon India

Zodiak Kids announces today it has sold a raft of titles to Amazon India, in a deal amassing over 100 hours. Amazon India has acquired all four seasons of popular children’s animation Horrid Henry. The show centers on a boy who constantly feels like life just isn’t fair. Of course he's only a kid, but with a perfect little brother called Peter, a Mum and Dad who'd love him dearly if only he'd stop behaving, well, like a kid, and a moody girl next door who's on a mission to make Henry's life miserable, who can blame him? Henry's looking [...]

1201, 2017

Multiple sales for series 2 of Zodiak Kids’ Studio Animation The Ranch

Zodiak Kids announces today a raft of sales for the 26 x 26’ second series of The Ranch, produced by Zodiak Kids Studios. The series has been acquired by TFO in Canada, Lagardere for Gulli Russia and Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Israel.  Aljazeerah has picked up the show for its children and family channels, AMC Networks International for Central Europe on their channel Minimax, TV5 Monde for all French speaking territories and Kids Zone for the Baltics. The Ranch is an epic and sentimental adventure of four teens with their horses and the rescue home they build in the heart of [...]

1611, 2016

Banijay producers adapt RDF Television’s The Secret Life of 4 Year Olds across Europe

RDF Television’s critically acclaimed award-winning series The Secret Life of 4 Year Olds (Channel 4) is heading into production around Europe, it was announced today, following a host of new format deals concluded by companies within Banijay, the world’s largest independent content creation group. Zodiak Belgium has produced a 6 x 35’ series of The Secret Life of 4 Year Olds for French-speaking Belgium, which launched on RTBF in early October.  In France TF1 will launch its own version before the end of the year (1 x 90’ + 2 x 60’), with TF1’s subsidiary channel NT1 debuting a 4 [...]

311, 2016

All Against 1 extends its reach

Banijay’s All Against 1, the interactive, studio-based entertainment show which pits one contestant against the entire nation, has been commissioned for a second season by Denmark’s DR1 following its highly successful launch on the public broadcaster in May this year.   A new local version of the 60’ format, which is owned jointly by Nordisk Film TV Denmark, Nordisk Film TV Norway and Norwegian public broadcaster NRK, has also been commissioned in Finland by Nelonen and a 90’ version is currently being developed for Norway’s public broadcaster NRK. In addition, Banijay is in advanced negotiations with broadcaster Sat 1 to produce [...]

1810, 2016

Zodiak Rights secures global presales for second season of hit series Versailles

Zodiak Rights, the international distribution arm of Banijay Group, has concluded a host of presales for the much-anticipated second season of global drama hit Versailles, as it prepares to showcase the new 10 x 60’ series at MIPCOM. Due to premiere on CANAL+ in France next year, the second season of Versailles has been acquired in Europe by public broadcaster BBC Two (UK), Amazon Prime (UK), C More (Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland), DIRECTV (Latin America), Movistar+ (Spain), RTBF (French speaking Belgium), RTP1 (Portugal), and Universal has a worldwide pan-entertainment deal. A CANAL+ Création Originale series, co-produced by Capa Drama, Zodiak [...]