Echo Bridge Goes Exotic
Created 09/24/2008 - 23:00
Following their recent purchase of Alliance Atlantis International Distribution, Echo Bridge Ent. has finalized a slate of international licensing agreements for animated children's series LUNAR JIM, DRAGON BOOSTER and ADVENTURES OF SINBAD.
Echo Bridge Ent. has concluded deals for animated series, LUNAR JIM, with multiple international broadcasters, including ZDF in Germany for season 2 (19 episodes), BBC Worldwide in Poland for seasons one (26 episodes) and two (19 episodes), and ABC Australia acquired season two (19 episodes) and re-licensed season one (26 episodes). LUNAR JIM currently airs on leading broadcasters, including CBeebies, Kika, Kids CBC, Radio Canada Television, Discovery Kids Latin America, Discovery Kids Brazil and ABC Kids.
Additionally, re-license agreements were concluded for the Gemini Award-winning, CGI-animated DRAGON BOOSTER for season 1 (39 episodes) with ABC Australia and TV2 in Norway re-licensed season two (12 episodes) of ADVENTURES OF SINBAD.
The April 2008 acquisition of Alliance Atlantis International Distribution added approximately 7,500 titles and over 5,500 hours of programming to Echo Bridge Ent.'s existing catalog of over 3,500 titles, creating one of the world's largest independent catalogs consisting of more than 11,000 titles.