Toby's Travelling Circus heads to Europe with Kika Germany

Robert Hutchins

By Robert Hutchins

October 9th 2013 at 10:31AM
Toby's Travelling Circus heads to Europe with Kika Germany

Popular children's stop animation show will debut on the channel in 2014; Kika marks the 20th territory to take up the show.

Toby's Travelling Circus is making its way across Europe as Komixx Entertainment celebrates it latest broadcast deal with Kika Germany.

The stop frame animation series will premiere on the German broadcast channel in 2014, marking the 20th channel to sign the pre-school show.

Distributed by Union Media, Toby's Travelling Circus debuted in the UK in September 2012 on Channel 5's Milkshake.

The property now boasts DVD deals across the UK and Australia, while Random House Children's Publishing UK Ltd has also signed up as the property's worldwide publishing partner.

Andrew Cole-Bulgin, joint CEO and head of film and television of Komixx Entertainment, said: "I am delighted to have Kika on board with Toby's Travelling Circus.

"They are a fantastic platform for us in Germany and I'm certain that the show will be a huge success there, not only with children but also with their parents and grandparents.

"Kika's support for quality children's programming is second to none and we couldn't have wished for a better broadcast partner."