DeAgonstini's Magiki unlocks international sales for Zodiak

The animated pre-school series based on the collectable figurines line has sold into Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North America.
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0
Screen Shot 2018-01-24 at 10.40.39.png

Banijay Group’s Zodiak Kids, De Agostini Editore, Planeta Junior and Animasia have announced today that animated preschool hit, Magiki, has sold into Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North America.

The show is based on the DeAgostini collectable figurine line of the same name which launched in 2009 and has sold an incredible 25 million products worldwide.

Discovery Kids have picked up broadcast rights for the show in the Middle East and North Africa, while public broadcaster Karusel will oversee its release in Russia. The show has also been sold to ITI Neovision in Poland for children’s channel MiniMini+. 

The series launched late last year on DeA Junior in Italy and on Lagardère’s channel Tiji ahead of its broadcast in spring 2018 on free to air Gulli in France. A Zodiak Kids Studios co-production with De Agostini Editore, Planeta Junior and Animasia for Gulli, Magiki, is executive produced by Eryk Casemiro from Zodiak Kids Studios alongside Edmund Chan, and Raye Lee, executive director of Animasia Studio.

The show takes place in a magical fantasy land, where protagonist Princess Billie explores real-world issues of fairness, sibling rivalry and self-confidence. 

Related

Featured Jobs

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.

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.

SanrioJob Logo 620 x 349

Creative Manager

Best known for global icon Hello Kitty, Sanrio has a portfolio of more than 400 characters. We license a unique collection of branded gifts, stationery and fashion accessory items while collaborating with the most respected companies in the world. Our EMEA business coordinates the development licensing throughout Europe, Russia, Middle East, Africa, Asia (for Mr Men), Australia and New Zealand. An exciting, permanent opportunity has come up at our London office to lead our Design team as Creative Manager (m/f)

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.