Nelvana secures multiple sales across Latin America

Robert Hutchins

By Robert Hutchins

January 19th 2015 at 11:59PM
Nelvana secures multiple sales across Latin America

The producer and distributor of popular children's content has sold over 1,200 episodes of content across the territories.

Corus Entertainment's Nelvana has signed multiple deals, selling more than 1,200 episodes of content throughout Latin America.

Drawn from Nelvana's library of children's animated and live action content, sales include popular series including Mike the Knight, Mr. Young, Beyblade and the Berenstain Bears.

Mike the Knight’s first feature-length adventure, Mike the Knight and the Journey to DragonMountain, has been acquired by Discovery Kids Channel Latin America, who currently holds all 52 episodes of the Mike the Knight series.

The new feature is a 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 its 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 one of Berenstain Bears and George Shrinks in several Latin American territories.