Firm appointed the rights agency for animated series Hairy Scary in France.Copyright Promotions Licensing Group is continuing to add to its portfolio - becoming the rights agency in France for Hairy Scary, the comic children's animated series from Alphanim.
The show is aimed at six to eight year olds and currently airs on France 3 and the Disney Channel Italy. It is scheduled to premiere on Super RTL in Germany in the third quarter of this year.
Consisting of 52x13-minute episodes, Hairy Scary is the creation of Alphanim, which is also responsible for the series' worldwide distribution and marketing.
"We are very excited to be represented by CPLG France," said Cédric Petitpas, VP of marketing and licensing at Alphanim. "We believe that Hairy Scary has all the ingredients of a successful brand, mixing edgy and modern designs with a broad character line-up made of the cutest creatures ever seen in a CGI TV series. We are eager to be working with CPLG's team of experts on a fresh and exciting licensing programme."
CPLG and Alphanim believe the series is perfect for licensing into interactive games, role-play, plush, figurines, apparel and accessories.
Marina Narishkin, MD of CPLG France, added: "We are very proud to represent Hairy Scary, a French production based on Alphanim's innovative concepts. We look forward to unlocking the fantastic licensing potential for this property, which we hope can be developed by CPLG in other European countries."