DAILY NEWS Jan 19, 2021 5:00 PM - 0 comments

Nelvana Secures Key Distribution Partners

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Corus Entertainment's Nelvana, one of the world's leading international producers and distributors of children’s animated and live-action content, has signed multiple deals for more than 1,200 episodes of content throughout Latin America, drawn from Nelvana’s extensive library.

Mike the Knight’s first feature-length adventure, Mike the Knight and the Journey to Dragon Mountain, was acquired by Discovery Kids Channel Latin America, who currently holds all 52 episodes of the Mike the Knight series. The new feature is an epic quest which will test Mike’s bravery and knightly skills as he travels beyond Glendragon.

Meanwhile, Mexico’s Televisa has added the second season of Mr. Young to their schedule and Colombia’s Zebracom Internacional has acquired the rights to Beyblade Metal Fusion, Mr. Young, Sidekick and Willa’s Wild Life.

Additionally, Nueve Media has picked up popular Nelvana titles including 6teen, Blazing Dragons, Grossology, Jane and the Dragon, Nancy Drew, Scaredy Squirrel, and Sidekick for the southern cone, and Television Entertainment, Inc. has acquired rights to season 1 of Berenstain Bears and George Shrinks in several Latin American territories.

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