Beloved Nelvana characters are heading to Kixi
The package includes iconic classics such as "Babar and the Adventures of Badou", "Franklin" and "Max & Ruby" as well as more recent productions like "Jane and the Dragon" and "Jacob 2/2".
In addition to the series, the package also includes several animated specials and movies based on the popular characters.
Entertaining kids for over 50 years, NELVANA is a world-leading international producer and distributor of children’s animated and live-action content. NELVANA produces a stable of award-winning and globally renowned brands that focus on comedies, preschool and action series, and ancillary consumer products programs. NELVANA’s content airs on Corus Entertainment’s kids channels in Canada and in over 180 countries around the world. The NELVANA library has well over 4,800 episodes of programming and has received over 70 major international program awards including Emmys® and Canadian Screen Awards.
"We are extremely proud to welcome NELVANA as our newest content partner. I loved to watch cartoons by NELVANA when I was a kid and also liked working with Nelvana during my times at Nickelodeon and KI.KA. Nelvana stands for top-of-the-line quality children's content. No wonder their shows are loved by generations of kids around the world and showered with awards. At Kixi Entertainment, we focus on presenting the best educationally valuable children's content to our customers and hence Nelvana is a perfect fit.", explains Sascha Stradtmann, Head of Acquisitions and Programming at Kixi.
“We’re excited to be partnering with Kixi Entertainment as they grow their SVOD platform and welcome over 300 episodes from Nelvana’s vast catalogue of premium children’s content featuring characters that have been loved for generations!” says Mellany Welsh (Masterson), Head of Nelvana Enterprises.
The movies and series are available on all of Kixi's platforms, including the Amazon Prime Video Channel "Kixi Select" as well as Roku Inc. and the Kixi Apps on Deutsche Telekom's MagentaTV and NetRange MMH GmbH powered SmartTVs. Kixi Entertainment ist part of Trias Media Group.