Press Release from V&S Entertainment
London, 28 September 2011 – Everything’s Rosie, the animated pre-school hit produced by one of the UK’s leading children’s media companies V&S Entertainment, has been acquired by Dreamia TV’s Canal Panda in Portugal, it was announced today by V&S Entertainment Managing Director Vickie Corner.
Canal Panda, the first children’s cable channel in Portugal, has picked up the first two series of Everything’s Rosie (52 x 11’) which is set to air in January in primetime. Canal Panda will schedule the HD CGI animated series to broadcast in the morning and also in its peak bedtime slot.
Isabel Mimoso, Channel Director of Canal Panda, said, “I am very proud to be able to showcase such a successful and top quality programme on Canal Panda in 2012. As well as magical moments and imagery, Everything’s Rosie brings very positive values to our audience which are a perfect fit with the ethos and aims of Canal Panda.”
Vickie Corner said “We are very pleased to be working with Canal Panda and to have placed Rosie on such a pre-eminent channel for children’s programming in Portugal. We are sure that Rosie will delight pre-schoolers throughout Portugal as she does in many other parts of the world.”
Inspiring and imaginative, with first class production values, Everything’s Rosie is an outstanding HD CGI animated pre-school series, packed with laughter, discovery and timeless life lessons. Positive, bright and engaging, the series follows Rosie and her best friend Raggles, together with a colourful cast of characters, as they embark on exciting adventures, and discover the meaning of true friendship. Rosie’s world is set in a contemporary, safe and playful environment which blends ultra-modern design with eco-friendly themes. Stimulating, educating and entertaining in equal measure, with strong appeal to girls and boys aged 3 to 6 years, Everything’s Rosie (52 x 11’) is produced and distributed worldwide by V&S Entertainment.
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About V&S Entertainment
V&S Entertainment Ltd is a leading UK independent children's TV production and distribution company. The company produces, co-produces, acquires and distributes children's programming throughout the world.
Everything’s Rosie, the hit HD CGI animated series for pre-school children, has been acquired by more than 150 broadcasters throughout the world. Everything's Rosie (52 x 11 minutes) is produced with the support of the MEDIA Programme of the European Union.
In addition to its own production Everything's Rosie, the V&S Entertainment catalogue includes Blanche (26 x 6') and Ebb & Flo (26 x 5'), both of which are European productions produced in association with V&S Entertainment. Other titles include cult classic Batfink (100 x 5'), crime-fighting comedy Sergeant Stripes (26 x 10') and the quintessentially English stop-motion CBeebies series, Summerton Mill (26 x 5') and the legendary cartoon strip, Fred Basset who is soon to celebrate his 50th Anniversary. www.vandsent.com