More broadcasters flock to Mr Men Show

Chorion property starting to make worldwide acquisition deals after successful UK and US debuts.
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Following successful launches on Cartoon Network US and Five in the UK, Chorion's The Mr Men Show will make its French debut on France 5 on April 12th.

The show is also starting to make a mark internationally, with acquisition deals signed with ABC Australia, Hop Israel and Tiji France.

Geraint Marsh, senior VP of TV sales at Chorion, said: "The Mr Men Show was one of the most viewed programmes at Mipcom Jr 2007 and broadcasters across the globe are showing great interest in the show.

"We're delighted that the series is making its French debut and we will be signing further deals for the television series at MIPTV."

The 52x11-minute series features a cast of 25 characters, introducing some new faces such as Little Miss Daredevil to the mix of existing characters like Mr Bump, Mr Tickle and Little Miss Sunshine.


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