Biplano signs Mortadelo and Filemón
Wednesday, 27th June 2012 at 1:56 pm
Firm becomes the agent for Spain and Portugal for classic brand and new animation.
Biplano has signed a deal with Grupo Zeta to become the licensing agent in Spain and Portugal for Mortadelo and Filemón.
A new animated film is due to hit cinemas in 2014, and Biplano will handle this as well as the classic brand, building up a licensing and promotion programme for both.
Based on the comic by Francisco Ibanez in 1958, Mortadelo and Filemón tells the story of two agents from 'La TIA'. The first comic appeared on January 20th 1958 and in 1969, Ibanez started to create long stories.
Mortadelo magazine arrived on November 16th 1970, with the stories ultimately translated into 11 different languages.
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