Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana partnered with Discovery Kids to bring 26 hilarious episodes of its animated series The ZhuZhus throughout Latin America and the Caribbean beginning this May. In addition, Nelvana has completed a broadcast extension deal with Discovery Kids for Backyardigans ensuring the series’ 80 episodes remain on-air in Latin America and the Caribbean. Read the rest of this entry »
Building on the success of its first three seasons on YouTube and other digital platforms, Nelvana announced at MIPTV the next phase of production on Season 4 of Bravest Warriors, the series’ first run on television. The new season is being produced in association with Frederator Studios for multiple platforms, including linear with complementary digital content. Produced by Nelvana Limited in Canada, the fourth season will premiere on Teletoon next fall. Additionally, the entire online catalogue of existing Bravest Warriors episodes produced by Frederator Studios are available for license outside of the U.S. Read the rest of this entry »
Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana Studio has announced start of production on a new boys preschool CGI-animated series Trucktown, based on a series of children’s books. Forty half-hour episodes will launch next spring. Corus Entertainment’s Treehouse is the first broadcaster to pick up the brand new series.
Trucktown, which follows the playful adventures of a group of rough-and-tumble young trucks, is based on a successful series of bestselling books by renowned children’s author Jon Scieszka and published by Simon & Schuster.