A Few Cartoon Network EMEA Feeds Acquire Broadcasting Rights To Birdo Studio’s Oswaldo

A Few Cartoon Network EMEA Feeds Acquire Broadcasting Rights To Birdo Studio's Oswaldo

A Few Cartoon Network EMEA Feeds Acquire Broadcasting Rights To Birdo Studio’s Oswaldo

A bunch of localised versions of Cartoon Network in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) area have acquired the broadcasting rights to Birdo Studio’s Oswaldo, an animated comedy series that originally debuted on Cartoon Network Brazil. Oswaldo will premiere on Cartoon Network Italy, Cartoon Network Turkey, Cartoon Network MENA or Cartoon Network Arabic (or even both) in the Middle East, Cartoon Network Africa and also in Israel. In Southeast Asia, Disney Channel acquired the broadcasting rights to the show.

The deals were brokered by president and owner of Kid Glove – Brenda Wooding. UK-based Jetpack Distibution also handle the show’s distribution rights along with Kid Glove. For the show’s second season, Oswaldo is co-produced by India’s Symbiosys Entertainment. Thirteen episodes of Oswaldo are already available to air, production is already underway for an additional 39 episodes.

Oswaldo, the show’s titular character, is a 12 year old penguin who lives as a human boy, he was discovered by his adoptive parents on a beach in Rio de Janeiro when he was a baby, thousands of miles away from his real home in Antarctica. When Oswaldo started going to school, Oswaldo quickly learns more about the outside world and has lots of fun with his new friends in the boiling heat of Rio.


Cartoon Network At MIPJunior 2018

Cartoon Network At MIPJunior 2018

Cartoon Network At MIPJunior 2018

Today is the opening day of the annual MIPJunior convention at the JW Marriott Hotel in Cannes, France. The convention is a yearly gathering of the international children’s media industry and is an opportunity to promote their programming and even to buy and sell broadcasting rights to and from other broadcasters. MIPJunior is a two day long side event (13th and 14th October) of the annual MIPCOM convention (French acronym for Marché International des Programmes de Communication, In English: International Market of Communications Programmes), which focuses on general entertainment and other genres usually aimed towards adults. MIPCOM will also take place in Cannes, France from Monday 15th to Thursday 18th October. MIPJunior is usually a major event for Cartoon Network. The event is more focused towards media industry professionals which is unlike a more public pop-culture convention like San Diego Comic-Con, New York Comic-Con or MCM Comic-Con London.

Today at MIPJunior 2018 Day One: 13th October 2018

The Creators’ Superpanel

10.10am – 10.50am JW Marriott, Conference Room 1 – Grand Theatre.

With Ben Bocquelet – Creator of The Amazing World of Gumball – Cartoon Network, Tom McGillis – Creator of 6teen, Stoked, Total Drama Island and Total DramaRama – Fresh TV, Angela Santomero – Creator of Blue’s Clues and Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Jonathan Shiff – Creator of H2O – Just Add Water & Mako Mermaids – Jonathan M. Shiff Productions and Anna Carugati-Guise – Moderator and Group Editorial Director at WorldScreen.

Presenting the WorldScreen Trendsetter Awards. This panel celebrates the gifted individuals driving modern excellence in children’s television. Participants in The Creators’ Superpanel will engage in a lively discussion about the creative process, financing challenges, working with linear and OTT broadcast partners, and keeping up with fast-changing media habits.

During the session, Gumball creator – Ben Bocquelet was awarded a WorldScreen Trendsetting award, well done Ben! Also congratulations to Tom McGillis, Angela Santomero and Jonathan Shiff for winning WorldScreen Trendsetting awards too.


Matchmaking With Buyers And Commissioners

10.30am – 11.30am JW Marriott, Matchmaking Lounge.

With Joanna Rosenthal – Manager of Content Acquisitions and Co-productions for Cartoon Network USA & Boomerang USA and Zia Bales – Senior Acquisitions Manager at Turner Kids EMEA.

The industry’s top international buyers and commissioners are coming to Cannes. Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to pitch your projects, find out what they are looking for and cement new partnerships.


Pack Your Bags For Summer Camp Island! Introducing The Magical New Cartoon Network Original

11am – 11.45am JW Marriott, Conference Room 1 – Grand Theatre.

With Julia Pott – Creator of Summer Camp Island and Rob Sorcher – Chief Content Officer at Cartoon Network.

Cartoon Network presents an exclusive European preview of Summer Camp Island, featuring an opportunity to hear from the series creator Julia Pott. The brand-new Cartoon Network Original follows two best friends at an incredible, magical sleepaway camp where things aren’t quite what they seem.


View From The Top: Gazing Into The Future Of Kids Media

3.40pm – 4.20pm JW Marriott, Conference Room 1 – Grand Theatre.

With Adina Pitt – VP, Content Acquisitions & Co-productions at Cartoon Network USA, Jules Borkent EVP, Content Management and Network Strategy at Nickelodeon, Jackie Edwards – Head of BBC Children’s Acquisitions & Independent Animation and Christophe Erbes – Moderator, Consultant and Writer at Kids (c)nsulting.

Where is the kids media business today… and where is it headed? Members of the MIP Markets Kids Advisory Board share perspectives on what we can expect, based on the current business climate and the big questions confronting the industry. Come watch as they also debate one another’s predictions!


Tomorrow at MIPJunior 2018 Day Two: 14th October 2018

How Well Do You Know Your Fans

10.30am – 11am JW Marriott, Conference Room 1 – Grand Theatre.

With Ranja Mohyieldin – Director of Fan Engagement & Insights at Turner EMEA.

Turner EMEA presents the findings of an extensive new study into kids consumption habits, segmenting the different types of consumer and the make-up of a “fan”. Hear how the company is utilising this data to inform its multiplatform, fan-focused strategy across its kids portfolio, which encompasses Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Boing, Cartoonito and Toonami.


Other Cartoon Network Related News At MIPJunior 2018

UK-based Jetpack Distribution has acquired the distribution rights to Oswaldo, an animated series co-produced by Birdo Studio and Symbiosys Entertainment for Cartoon Network Latin America. Oswaldo was the most watched Brazilian animated series on Cartoon Network Brazil in 2017 and was the top-rated Sunday show on Brazil’s TV Cultura channel in 2018.



Spin Master Entertainment is promoting the newly revived Bakugan franchise at MIPJunior – Bakugan: Battle Planet.




Cartoon Network Latin America And Cartoon Network Brazil October 2018 Highlights

Cartoon Network Latin America And Cartoon Network Brazil October 2018 Highlights

Cartoon Network Latin America And Cartoon Network Brazil October 2018 Highlights: From The Official Turner Latin America Press Release

For reference:

Co = Colombia (Pan Feed 1)
Ar = Argentina
Cl = Chile (Pan Feed 2)
Mx = Mexico
Br = Brazil

Ben 10 Month on Cartoon Network

It’s hero time! Are you ready for a month crammed full of aliens? Then prepare your Omnitrix and team up with Ben, Max and Gwen for the most incredible adventures, while you help them fight their intergalactic enemies! Get ready to enjoy this month packed with all-new episodes, including the five-part special ‘Innervasion,’ which premieres from October 22nd to October 26th. Your favorite hero awaits you! Don’t miss the best of Ben 10, Monday through Friday at 10am Co, 11am Ar/Cl, 3pm Mx, 12.30pm Br, Saturdays at 4pm Co/Mx/Br, 3pm Ar/Cl and Sundays at 12pm (All Feeds). Only on Cartoon Network!

New Episodes

Mighty Magiswords

Let’s see what Vambre and Prohyas are up to! When quests need questing, you call Vambre and Prohyas: Warriors for Hire! Both of them use crazy swords with magical properties so diverse you could never list them all. If only they would stop blowing all their earnings on getting new ones! Don’t miss the new episodes of Mighty Magiswords, Monday through Friday at 10.30am Co, 11.30am Ar/Cl, 3.30pm and 9.30pm Mx, 1pm Br and Saturdays at 5pm Co, 4pm Ar/Cl, 5pm Mx and 3pm Br, right after Ben 10 Month. Only on Cartoon Network!

New Show

Transformers: Cyberverse

A new Transformers adventure! Bumblebee is on a critical mission where lives are at stake! Only, he can’t remember what it is? As Windblade helps repair his damaged memory chips, the Decepticons are hot on their heels, and time is running out. Join this epic Transformers adventure told through the eyes of Cybertron’s coolest hero! Enjoy new episodes of Transformers Cyberverse every Tuesday at 2.30pm Co, 4.30pm Ar/Cl/Br, 12.30pm Mx, only on Cartoon Network!

Halloween on Cartoon Network

Join us for the spookiest event of the year! Are you ready for some real Halloween fun? Cartoon Network brings you a bloodcurdling – and hilarious – Halloween special! Don’t miss premiere episodes of Villainous, from October 22nd to October 26th, followed by your favorite Halloween episodes and movies, including ones you’ve never seen before! On October 25th, Clarence discovers that something mysterious is causing his friends to have nightmares and decides to stop it, in ‘A Nightmare on Aberdale Street.’ Then, on October 29th, the Powerpuff Girls are called for help when the Mayor’s mansion is stalked by a vicious, ghostly monster, in ‘Midnight at the Mayor’s Mansion.’ And on October 31st, the Teen Titans hatch a scheme to defeat the Hive Five in ‘Costume Contest.’ Enjoy this – and more! From October 22nd to November 4th, Monday through Friday at 10am Co, 11am Ar/Cl, 3pm Mx, 12.30pm Br and 10pm Co/Br, 11pm Ar/Cl, 9pm Mx and Saturdays at 1pm Co, 3pm Ar/Cl, 4pm Mx, 2pm Br and Sundays at 1pm (All Feeds). On Cartoon Network!

OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes

K.O. is a tiny champion with maximum heart, whose deepest desire is to become the greatest hero! With the guidance of his new co-workers Enid and Rad, his ultra-hero boss Mr. Gar, and his super-powered mom Carol, K.O. has all the inspiration and support to help lead him on his journey to level up. In this video-game inspired world, K.O. works at Gar’s Bodega in Lakewood Plaza, a one-stop shop for all your hero needs. Whether he’s mopping the floor with Lord Boxman’s evil robots or literally mopping the floor, K.O. tackles everything with his cheery, endless enthusiasm! The new episodes of OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes premiere every Thursday at 5pm Co, 7pm Ar/Cl/Mx/Br.

Also, don’t miss the new episodes of Ben 10, Craig of the Creek, The Amazing World of Gumball, Jorel’s Brother and Another Week on Cartoon, every Monday from 5.30pm Co, 7.30pm Ar/Cl/Mx/Br; and premieres of Unikitty, The Powerpuff Girls and Oswaldo, every Thursday from 4.30pm Co, 6.30pm Ar/Cl/Mx/Br. Only on Cartoon Network!

Highlights For Cartoon Network Latin America Sub-feeds In .docx Format

Pan Feed 1 (Colombia, Co) in English: https://www.regularcapital.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/CNLA_2018_10_highlights_ENG_PAN.docx

Pan Feed 1 (Colombia, Co) in Spanish: https://www.regularcapital.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/CNLA_2018_10_highlights_SPA_PAN.docx

Pan Feed 2 (Chile, Cl) in Spanish: https://www.regularcapital.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/CNLA_2018_10_highlights_SPA_PAN2.docx

Argentina (Ar) in Spanish:

Mexico (Mx) in Spanish:

Cartoon Network Brazil (Br) Highlights in .docx Format (in Portuguese)