If the Mediawan group had already held a press conference last year in Annecy, it’s the first time it’s intervened under their new label Mediawan kids & family.
Another universe with high heritage value, that of magic carousel, created by Serge Danot in 1964, which will be reborn in the form of a new series of 52 11-minute episodes, intended for kindergartens aged 3 to 5 years. It is co-produced with Magic, a production company founded and directed by Jérôme Brizé, who manages the rights of the Danot family, and produced by Camille Oesch, head of original and international productions at Method Animation.
With more than 500 episodes broadcast in more than 60 countries, adaptation in 30 languages, The magic roundabout is one of the most popular children’s titles. He is considered one of the first strong traits in the early childhood television history, having traveled the world.
Mediawan’s children and family then decided to collaborate with youtuber Kevin Tran, known as Le Rire Jaune and author of the manga Ki & Hey to draw a series. “The story of two crazy brothers who go all the way to the smallest village in a panda-shaped kingdom. The first is tall, fat and loves to torment the second, small, skinny, but ready to do anything to get revenge on the cunningest possible way! “. Series Ki & Heywill be presented at the next comic book forum.
Other children’s series have been presented as Petronix Defenders, where Matt, Jia, Emma and Tom travel the world with their little companions to rescue endangered wildlife. Not to mention the return of Miraculously: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir for a 5e season, The Little Prince and his friends, The 3 Musketeers (who is now 3 daughters), Pirate Academy, Robin Hoodor Mister Crocodile.
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