Aardman reveals global deals for Tilly and Friends

Samantha Loveday

By Samantha Loveday

April 3rd 2012 at 10:20AM
Aardman reveals global deals for Tilly and Friends

Broadcasters in Germany, Australia and Canada on board for pre-school series.

Aardman Rights has secured a number of deals for its new pre-school series Tilly and Friends.

A TV and DVD rights deal has been struck with WDR and WDR Media Group in Germany, DVD placement with ABC Australia and a TV deal with TVOKids in Canada.

"We are very pleased to have such prestigious partners on board in these territories and we're sure their schedules will benefit from the inclusion of such an exceptional series," said Alix Wiseman, head of sales and acquisitions for Aardman Rights.

Ten international broadcasters are already on board including such regions as France, Finland, Norway, Ireland, Italy and the UK.