International broadcast deal secured with Channel One; show due to air on Carousel block.
Hit Entertainment has now sold pre-school show Little Charley Bear to over 80 territories worldwide, with the latest being Russia.
The firm has sold broadcast rights for the first series of the Chapman-created show to Channel One Russia, with the programme due to air on its Carousel channel later this year.
"Our global TV distribution team has secured another fantastic sale for Little Charley Bear and we are particularly pleased to have placed this with Carousel, who are a great broadcaster in the dynamic and rapidly growing market of Russia," said Alison Homewood, EVP of worldwide programming at Hit.
Andrew Haydon, co-founder and director of Chapman Entertainment, added: "The ever increasing love for Little Charley Bear is a real thrill for us at Chapman, and we are really pleased to have secured such a fantastic partner in Russia and cannot wait to see it on air in the very near future."