DHX Media has signed broadcast and home entertainment deals in Asia for its preschool shows.
In Malaysia and Brunei, the Astro platform has picked up the exclusive rights to "Franny's Feet" (52x22) and "Super Why!" (65x22), which has also been picked up by InnoForm Media for home video in the territory and by Media Link for home video in Thailand.
Further deals in Asia include a video-on-demand deal with Korea's JCG for "Franny's Feet" and "Super Why!" (65 episodes), as well as with Tarra Group Indonesia for home video for "Franny's Feet" (52 episodes) and additional episodes of CBeebies' series "Grandpa in My Pocket."
"There's always a solid market for quality preschool programming in Asia and we're pleased to see continued demand across the region for our established hits 'Franny's Feet' and 'Super Why!,' as well as newer titles such as 'Grandpa in My Pocket,'" says Craig McGillivray, territory manager for Asia at DHX Media. "Deals for VOD and home entertainment are particularly strong right now and we'll be attending ATF looking to consolidate the presence of all our shows across the region."