LICENSING NEWS

Third series of Danger Mouse commissioned

Published on: 5th April 2017

FremantleMedia Kids & Family (FMK) and CBBC have announced that Danger Mouse is returning for more animated adventures.

Danger MouseCommissioned by controller of CBBC Cheryl Taylor, the series is part of FMK’s five-year co-production partnership with BBC Children’s and has now been sold into more than 100 territories.

Due to air on CBBC in 2018, the next installment of 26 x 11-minute episodes will follow on from the second series which begins later this year on CBBC, bringing the total number of episodes to 104.

Rick Glankler, president/general manager, FremantleMedia Kids & Family, commented: “I’m proud that Danger Mouse is now an award-winning series, as well as a huge hit with audiences all over the world. Collaborating with the immensely talented teams at the BBC and Boulder has created a global smash that’s already much loved and is going from strength to strength and now there will be even more magnificent missions, dastardly plots and off the wall humour for our fans to enjoy.”

Cheryl Taylor, controller of CBBC commented: “Danger Mouse has quickly established himself as a channel defining and much loved hero for the CBBC audience and their parents. With even more dare-devil adventures in the pipeline he and Penfold are poised to keep on saving the world for a long time yet.”

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