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International Broadcast Roll Out for "The Mr Men Show"

Broadcast partners of Chorion's "The Mr Men Show," Cartoon Network U.S. and Five U.K., have committed to a second season of the animated sketch show. An additional 52x11 minutes are in production for broadcast in 2009, bringing the total number

April 6, 2018

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Broadcast partners of Chorion's "The Mr Men Show," Cartoon Network U.S. and Five U.K., have committed to a second season of the animated sketch show. An additional 52x11 minutes are in production for broadcast in 2009, bringing the total number of episodes available to 104.

The first season of "The Mr Men Show" has just secured broadcast deals with YTV Canada, Mediacorp Singapore and KTV South Africa. The first season has begun airing on France 5, ABC Australia and HOP! Israel, with Tiji France scheduled before the end of the year.

Apparel, toy, publishing and DVD partners have been signed for the property. Master toy licensee Fisher-Price is set to launch toys in the U.K. and Australia this autumn with a range including collectible plush, playsets and feature plush. Global DVD partner Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will begin its international rollout starting in the U.K. and France for the fourth quarter of this year. A tie-in publishing program also has been arranged with Penguin Group (U.S.A.), Egmont (U.K.) and Hachette (France) to launch a range of books in 2009.

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