Televix Secures Broadcast Deals In Central, South America for RollBots
Created 03/26/2009 - 23:00
Televix Ent. has secured several broadcast deals for Amberwood's ROLLBOTS in Central and South America.
Televix presented the series to regional broadcasters at NAPTE 2009 and deals have been finalized with Medcom TV in Panama, Televicentro in Nicaragua and ZAZ, a Pay-TV broadcaster operated by MVS Networks covering Spanish speaking Latin America.
Additional terrestrial deals are expected to follow at MIPTV 2009.
The 26 half-hour CGI animated series premiered this past February on Canada's YTV and is also complimented by an extensive online gaming world at RollBots.com. 4Kids Ent., worldwide merchandise licensing agent for ROLLBOTS, also holds U.S. broadcast rights and is scheduled to air the series this year on their TheCW4Kids block of Saturday morning programming on The CW Network.
ROLLBOTS introduces the world of Flip City and Spin, a crime fighting 'bot, who lacks a tribe of his own but makes up for it with incredible speed. Spin takes on criminals in Flip City and while on his adventures, discovers many things about himself, including why he has no tribe.