TVE link up for Spongebob and Dora

Samantha Loveday

By Samantha Loveday

June 30th 2009 at 10:07AM
TVE link up for Spongebob and Dora

First Spanish national TV chain to broadcast Nickelodeon shows.

Popular Nickelodeon shows Dora the Explorer and Spongebob Squarepants have been picked up by first Spanish national TV chain, TVE.

The duo have already been airing on TVE on weekends since May and, as of July, will broadcast every afternoon on the Clan TVE channel.

Biplano is the licensing agent for the brands in the Iberian Peninsula and has struck numerous deals for the likes of books, magazines, gifts, clothing, video games and DVDs in the territory.

RTVE Corporation is the biggest audio visual group in Spain, with nine channels - national and international - six radio stations and an online presence.