Ahead of the Asian Animation Summit on Dec. 9-11 in Phuket, Thailand, Nickelodeon has announced a number of broadcast deals for its animation properties in Asia Pacific.
Seasons one and two of “Penguins of Madagascar” has been picked up in China by TianJin Shi Team Shine Culture Communications for Kaku Kids.
In Korea, season one of “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” will launch on Korea Telecom Hitel.
Eastern Broadcasting Asia in Taiwan has acquired a raft of series for YoYoTV, including multiple seasons of “Dora the Explorer” and “SpongeBob SquarePants,” alongside season three of “Blues Clues” and “Team Umizoomi,” as well as season four of “Go Diego Go.” The broadcaster will also air season one of “Legend of Korra” and “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” as well as season five of “Winx Club.”
Finally, in Thailand, POD Worldwide has bought seasons three and four of “Go Diego Go,” both of which will launch on PBS in 2014.