HIT Entertainment has announced worldwide TV sales for Chapman Entertainment’s children’s show, Little Charley Bear.
The broadcast rights for the first series of Little Charley Bear, which comprises 52x7minute episodes, have been successfully sold to: NRK (Norway), SVT (Sweden)), TVNZ (New Zealand), ATV (Hong Kong), S4C (Wales), Mini Mini (Poland), Minimax and Happy TV (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech, Kosovo, Serbia, Slovenia, Slovakia, Macedonia, Moldova and Montenegro.) These sales are in addition to the previously announced deals brokered by HIT Entertainment with Cbeebies (UK), ABC (Australia), YLE (Finland), HOP! (Israel), Minimax (Hungary, Romania and Poland) and RTE (Ireland).
Alison Homewood, EVP worldwide programming at HIT Entertainment said: “Our global TV distribution team has had a highly successful few months selling Little Charley Bear around the world. This raft of deals demonstrates the strong appeal this adorable property has for children worldwide.”
Andrew Haydon, director at Chapman Entertainment said: “We are all thrilled that Charley has got off to such a great start with fantastic broadcasters across the globe. There are many more deals currently in progress and so we are looking forward to a very exciting 2012, everybody loves that bear!”