Aardman secures raft of broadcast partners for Munki and Turnk

Now currently in production, the non-dialogue CG animated series has already been licensed to 75 territires, with deals including Amazon India, moores in China and MBC3 across the Middle East.
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0
0 0munkitrunk.png

Aardman has secured a raft of international TV distribution deals for the sunrise Productions’ pre-school show, Munki and Trunk.

Now currently in production, the non-dialogue CG animated series has already been licensed to 75 territires, with deals including Amazon India, moores in China and MBC3 across the Middle East.

Other key broadcasting partners taking the series include SVT in Sweden, YLE in Finland, NRK in Norway, ANTV in Indonesia, RSI in Switzerland and LTV in Latvia.

Alison Taylor, head of sales and acquisitions at Aardman, said: “We are delighted to have had such a positive response to Munki and Trunkin such a short time. It’s heart-warming to know that this charming series will be seen by such a wide audience, and we will look to finalise further licenses following a successful MIPCOM Junior, where potential partners will be able to viw the show at the screenings.”

Munki and Trunk follows the advenutrs of Munki, a vine-swinging force of nature and Trunk, a big-hearted elephant.

Related

Featured Jobs

Historic Royal Places Job Logo 620 x 349

Licensing Executive

Historic Royal Palaces (HRP) is a successful, high performing organisation built on strong foundations. An independent charity, we manage the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, the Banqueting House, Kensington Palace, Kew Palace and Hillsborough Castle in Northern Ireland. We help everyone to explore the story of how monarchs and people have shaped society in some of the greatest palaces ever built.

Universal Job Logo 620 x 349

Senior Graphic Designer, EMEA - Consumer Products

Working in tandem with the Product Development team and reporting into the Design Manager EMEA, the purpose of this role is to drive forward our creativity across all licensed consumer products. As part of the creative team, you’ll be developing exceptional creative assets and product concepts for numerous NBCUniversal franchises that inspire licensing partners across the entire region.

Aardman Job Logo 620 x 349

Brand Manager (Maternity Cover)

Part of the brand team, The Brand Manager works closely with several members of the department, including Studio Publicist, Community Managers, Licensing, Sales and Attractions and Live Experiences teams to implement local and international strategies in the form of brand plans and maximising on all activity surrounding the properties.

Vivid Job Logo 620 x 349

Digital Marketing Executive - Toys & Games

Vivid is Britain’s biggest toy company and the 20 largest in the world. With offices across the globe, they sell an amazing portfolio of toys and games to over 60 countries. Vivid is best known for its association with blockbuster brands and is very excited about future opportunities around the world.