Turner Picks Up ‘Mr. Bean’ | License Global

Turner Picks Up ‘Mr. Bean’

Turner Broadcasting System International has acquired the second season of Endemol’s “Mr. Bean” animated TV series (52 x 11) for their services throughout Asia Pacific, Latin America, the Middle East and several European markets including the United Kingdom, Turkey, Spain and Italy.

This deal comes off the back of the announcement that the season has also been pre-sold to CITV in the U.K. and Super RTL in Germany.

“We’re proud to welcome Mr. Bean into the Turner fold and to partner with Endemol, Tiger Aspect and the exceptionally talented Rowan Atkinson. This unique non-dialogue brand of funny, will delight viewers around the world,” says Mark Eyers, chief content officer, kids’ networks, Turner International Asia Pacific.