‘Mia and me’ Heads to U.S., France

Rainbow and its co-production partner Lucky Punch/M4e have sold their girls’ series “Mia and me” to Nick Jr. in the U.S. and Turner in France.

The series premiered on Turner’s Boing in France on March 8 and is set to debut on Nick Jr. in the U.S. May 3.

More than 70 broadcasters in 80 territories have already bought the first season of “Mia and me.” A second season is planned for later this year and a feature film is in the works for 2016.

A full range of merchandise has also been launched in established territories, anchored by a toy line from master licensee Mattel. Other licensing partners include Ravensburger, Egmont, Unilever, Nestle and Panini.