April 6, 2018
Nelvana will represent all categories with the exception of toys, which will be distributed by Auldey Toys North America in the U.S. and Imports Dragon in Canada.
"Super Wings" is co-produced by FunnyFlux Entertainment, the original creator, with Little Airplane Productions, Qianqi Animation, EBS and CJ E&M. The series had its broadcast launch on the Korean channel EBS in September 2014 and has since been sold into more than 40 countries worldwide. In the U.S., "Super Wings currently" airs on Sprout and the series will launch on Canada’s preschool network, Treehouse, this fall.
The series follows the adventures of Jett, a jet plane who travels around the world delivering packages to children, and his group of airplane friends, which have the ability to transform into heroes who can run, climb, dig and even swim.
“'Super Wings' is a great addition toNelvana’s portfolio,” says Andrew Kerr, co-head, Nelvana Enterprises. “Having had success with brands born out of Asia, such as 'Beyblade' and 'Bakugan,' we are excited for the opportunity to work with CJ E&M and Auldey China in launching this popular Korean property in North America.”
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