Brit free-to-air channel Tiny POP has actually gotten Billy the Cowboy Hamster from French supplier Dandelooo.
The 2D-animated series (52 x 11 minutes) follows together with Billy as he wanders the Wild West looking for delights and cowboy experiences with his earthworm and ferret partners. Dandelooo’s studio OoOlala is co-producing the task with Belgium-based Digital Graphix, Environment Media and pubcaster RTBF.
France Télévisions commissioned the series for 4 to 7s in 2019. Super RTL (Germany), DRTV (Denmark), SVT (Sweden), RTS (Switzerland), NRK (Norway) and TV5 Monde (France) pre-bought the program in 2021.
Billy the Cowboy Hamster is based upon an effective book series by Catharina Valckx. Initially released in French by Paris-based L’École des loisirs, it has actually offered more than a million copies and been equated into numerous languages, consisting of Italian, Spanish and Japanese.
Slated to air on Tiny POP next Might, Cowboy Hamster signs up with season among The MiniWhats and season 2 of Gus, The Itsy Bitsy Knight— both of which the channel likewise got in current months for 2023.
In addition to dispersing Cowboy Hamster, Dandelooo has actually been hectic settling offers for other 2D-animated series in time for MIPCOM. Most just recently, the business offered Great Shenanigans to UK broadcaster Da Vinci Media today. And last month, it got worldwide sales rights to Prague-based Bionaut’s Our Piggy