The Smurfs Return to U.S. TV on DIC Kids
The DIC Kids Network, launched in September 2003, reaches 100% of the U.S. markets and airs on more than 450 stations. The programming block airs on major broadcast outlets, including local FOX, WB and UPN affiliates, and offers three separate exclusive programming feeds, along with a Spanish Language feed on virtually every series for the SAP channel (airing on over 200 different stations). The programming feeds are comprised of six half-hours of animated programs from DIC Entertainment's extensive library of over 3,200 half-hours of popular animated programming.
DIC Ent. (www.dicentertainment.com) a leading children's entertainment company, is a full-service studio dedicated to creating, developing, producing, distributing, marketing and merchandising family-based intellectual properties. DIC is headquartered in Burbank, California with international offices in New York, Paris, London and Cologne.
Warner Bros. Domestic Cable Dist. is one of the leading suppliers of programming to the cable and satellite marketplaces. It is responsible for sales, marketing and distribution of Warner Bros. Studios already-produced feature films, television series, miniseries, television movies and specials to the pay television and basic cable markets, as well as feature films to the broadcast networks. WBDCD supplies programming to a dozen broadcast networks, 30 pay television and nearly 100 basic cable networks.