Nelvana Makes Int’l ‘Beywarriors’ Sales

Nelvana Enterprises has signed a number of international broadcasting deals for its “Beywarriors Beyraiderz” TV series, which is based on the Beyblade toy and game brand from D-Rights.

The animated series launched on Jan. 4 on YTV in Canada and then premiered on Cartoon Network in the U.S. Jan. 25. New broadcast partners include Gulli in France, Cartoon Network in Australia and New Zealand, Club RTL in French-speaking Belgium and Luxembourg and Dreamia in Portugal.

The series’ international broadcast debut coincides with Hasbro’s Beywarriors Beyraiderx toy line, which is now rolling out globally.