Zodiak Kids signs global broadcast partners for Horrid Henry

Zodiak Kids has secured a raft of global broadcast and SVOD deals for Novel Entertainment’s hit animated series Horrid Henry.

Turner Broadcasting Asia has renewed season one to four for Asia Pacific while Netflix is further committing to the first 52 episodes for North America, France, Australia, New Zealand and India.

Media Corp Singapore will air season four, TG4 Ireland has picked up season three and four, ERT Greece has renewed season one and Pop Slovenia has committed to further air dates for seasons one to three.

Horrid Henry is one of the biggest children’s animated shows in the UK. The brand has been extended to include film, stage, radio and online extensions as well as being at the heart of a successful licensing and merchandising programme.

To date, Zodiak Kids has sold the series to over 90 territories. Meanwhile, the digital arena is a ‘huge area of growth for Horrid Henry.’ The show is available through Netflix in the UK and on both Hulu and Netflix in the US. Over 1.8 million users have made more than 12 million visits to the dedicated Horrid Henry website.

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