The partnership covers both the Shaun the Sheep and Wallace & Gromit properties and will be aimed at building a long-term licensing and merchandising program in the U.S. market.
The global Shaun the Sheep licensing program currently boasts more than 180 licensees across 25 territories. Following on from the movie, a half-hour special “The Farmers Llamas” will air in December around the world, and Aardman is also producing 20 brand-new 10-minute episodes of the series for 2016, bringing the total number of episodes to 150.
Shaun the Sheep Movie
has opened to critical acclaim around the world and will provide a great platform to develop our licensing activity in the U.S.," says Rob Goodchild, head of licensing, Aardman. "Aardman celebrates 40 years of creating unique, high-quality animations next year, and during this time we
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