Press Release from V&S Entertainment
London, 23 September 2011 – V&S Entertainment, a leading UK independent children’s media company is to launch the third series of its breakaway international animated hit, Everything’s Rosie at MIPCOM, it was announced today by V&S Entertainment Managing Director Vickie Corner.
V&S Entertainment also announced that the first two series of Everything’s Rosie have been acquired by public French broadcaster France Television, which will air the top rated pre-school series entitled La Vie de Rosie later this autumn on its subsidiary channel, France 5 in its Zouzous block.
The highly anticipated third series of Everything’s Rosie, will increase the number of episodes to a total of 78, and continue the imaginative adventures of the vibrant Rosie, her best friend Raggles and a cast of colourful characters in a world full of fun, play and learning. The first two series have seen incredible pick up with more than 150 territories already airing the show.
Christine Reinaudo, Acquisitions Director at France Television said, “I think that it is very important that an animated series encourages good relationships and friendship and La Vie de Rosie is a very positive show! It will inspire kids, bringing fun and fulfillment for Rosie and her friends by engaging the viewer's attention and imagination!"
Vickie Corner added, “We are delighted that France Television has joined the fast-growing band of global broadcasters. The multi-territory success of the first two series has firmly placed Rosie on the international radar. We are very excited to be launching the third series at MIPCOM and, now we have 78 episodes, we are sure that Rosie’s global appeal will continue to grow.”
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.
About V&S EntertainmentV&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’) 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.