LICENSING NEWS

Oggy & the Cockroaches heads to Germany, Switzerland and Austria

Published on: 20th July 2017

Xilam licenses third, fourth and fifth seasons, arriving on the Disney Channel this week at 4.10pm (CEST).

The animated comedy series will air on the Disney Channels in Germany, Switzerland and Austria, Monday to Friday.

Marc du Pontavice, founder and president at Xilam Animation, commented: “We are thrilled the Disney Channels in Germany, Switzerland and Austria are featuring Xilam’s flagship brand Oggy & the Cockroaches in their brilliant line ups, especially since Disney’s far-reaching network will enable kids across the countries to access the show during the summer holidays and thereafter. We believe that this spectacular new season, with such remarkable exposure, will bring fondness of the brand to new and long lasting heights.”

First aired in 1998, Oggy & the Cockroaches follows the misadventures and confrontations between a chubby cat named Oggy and three pesky roaches. The series is distributed in more than 160 countries around the world and is watched in 600 million homes.

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