Cookie Jar Nets Spider Riders
Cookie Jar Ent.s SPIDER RIDERS series is based on the book THE SHARDS OF THE ORACLE, written by Emmy award winning writers, Tedd Anasti and Patsy Cameron-Anasti and published by New Market Press. Steve Hodgins, Emmy award winning producer, serves the SPIDER RIDERS creative team as producer of the series. Funimation has also joined the burgeoning SPIDER RIDERS family and hold rights for U.S. video distribution.
Cookie Jar Group develops, produces, distributes and markets products to children, their caregivers, parents and teachers. Cookie Jar Groups products include childrens published content, animated and live action programming and educational and entertainment-driven products worldwide. The group of companies consists of Cookie Jar Ent. Inc. and Cookie Jar Education Inc., as well as a 20% interest in Teletoon Canada Inc., Canadas only all-animation broadcaster.
Yomiko is a top Advertising Agency located in Japan, which has been involved in many animated productions, such as DIGIMON and BEYBLADE.
TELETOON is Canada's first and only 24-hour-a-day animation station, and is intended for both children and adults. With English and French language services, the network offers viewers classic cartoons and new animation from Canada and around the world. Founded in 1997, TELETOON is owned by Canada's Astral Media Inc. (40%), Corus Ent. Inc. (40%), and Cookie Jar Ent. Inc. (20%).
Bee Train is a Japan-based production company and is an arm of Production IG, one of Japans largest animation companies known for hits such as .HACK.