Nelvana Enterprises has entered a new partnership with the online channel for bilingual children, Oznoz.
The new deal will see over 400 half hour episodes of Nelvana’s popular properties become available to US consumers in Arabic, Huindi, Mandarin, Japanese, French, German and Korean on the channel.
This will now increase Oznoz’s total offering to more than 2,000 hours of kids’ entertainment.
The Oznoz VOD platform will also be available on mobile devices such as iPad and Android, and will feature popular titles including Babar, Franklin, Beyblade, Bakugan, Scaredy Squirrel and more.
Colin Bohm, vice president, head of Corus Kids, said: “We are thrilled to be part of the top noth lineup on Oznoz.
“Kids and families in the US will now have access to a multilingual library of beloved Nelvana series that are already enjoyed in many territories around the world.”
Nelvana now joins popular kids’ content providers such as Sesame Street and HIT Entertainment in multi-year exclusive Oznoz deals.
Aly Jetha, CEO of Oznoz, added: “We are ecstatic that Nelvana has entrusted us with their children’s brands and welcome them to the Oznoz family.
“More importantly, I am thrilled that my daughter will now be able to enjoy Babar, Franklin and other great Nelvana titles in German.”
The new Nelvana titles will be available via the Oznoz platform this month.