Lagardère agrees DreamWorks deal
February 9, 2016
Lagardère Active TV and DreamWorks Animation (DWA) have agreed a carriage deal which gives Lagardère free-to-air and basic pay-tv rights for its family and kids channels to broadcast DreamWorks Animation’s television series, including Dragons: Race to the Edge, The Adventures of Puss in Boots, All Hail King Julien, Turbo FAST, The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show, and Dawn of the Croods. The collaboration will launch on Gulli in September 2016 with Dinotrux, DWA’s first original series.
Eric Ellenbogen, Co-Head, International TV & DreamWorks Classics, said that families would be able to enjoy its beloved characters and amazing stories on not only on Gulli, the leading kids network in France, but also on their kids’ pay-TV channels Tiji and Canal J.